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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


 

Ecotourism initiative takes shape in Kakamega

Kakamega Forest is Kenya’s only tropical rainforest and a living museum of unique and rare species. The forest, a designated Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA), hosts a remarkable diversity of insects, reptiles, plants and birds not found anywhere else in Kenya, such as the Great Blue Turaco. It is also an important primate reserve and a quiet haven for nature lovers.

Pink ring safari ends in Lake Bogoria

A Lesser Flamingo bearing a ring on its leg that was hatched in Lake Magadi in 1962 was recently recovered by a tourist – Nick Armour of England – in Lake Bogoria on 13th February, 2013. The information retrieved from the ring confirms that the dead bird lived for 50 years and almost four months, making it the oldest known living wild flamingo.

City Park: Private developers put on notice

The National Land Commission has signaled its intention to repossess illegally acquired City Park land from private developers. In a notice that appeared in one of the local dailies on July 10, the commission expressed its desire to revoke 14 ‘illegal’ title deeds to land belonging to the park. It further states that the said pieces of public land were obtained or granted in an illegal manner.

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