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Nature Kenya—the East Africa Natural History Society (EANHS)—is Africa’s oldest environmental Society. It was established in 1909 to promote the study and conservation of nature in eastern Africa. Nature Kenya mission is  to  "connect nature and people" to take action for biodiversity conservation. ………..read more


New Site Support Group for Lake Bogoria

Friends of Nature Bogoria are supporting the reserve management through conservation activities that are aimed at enhancing sustainable natural resource conservation, socio–economic development and environmental education and advocacy. The group takes part in the biannual water bird count at Lake Bogoria. The water bird counts are voluntary monitoring activities conducted at various wetlands across the country since 1990.

Why plant papyrus?

These were some of the questions raised by participants at the start of a sensitization workshop on habitat restoration through planting papyrus organized by Nature Kenya in Siaya County in February 2016. Kenya Forest Service (KFS) officers facilitated workshop sessions, taking participants through a step by step methodology of planting papyrus. By the end of the workshop, participants had understood the importance of planting papyrus and agreed on a strategy for planting. They also developed an action plan for planting papyrus, with the Yala Ecosystem Site Support Group (SSG) taking the lead.

Kenya wins Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) Awards for Planning Excellence

Kenya’s Tana River Delta Land Use Plan (LUP) and Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) have won a prestigious international award for planning excellence.


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