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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


 

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.

Nature Kenya wins Total ECOchallenge Gold Award

Nature Kenya earned another accolade for its efforts towards protecting and conserving the natural environment when it scooped a Total ECOchallenge 2012 Gold Award.  The award was presented to Nature Kenya in recognition of its exemplary tree planting campaigns that saw over 1 million trees planted last year in Mount Kenya, Western and North Rift regions.

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