Conservation

Kenya Wildlife Servive To Conduct Aerial Census on Giant Mammals

Kenya Wildlife Service in a statement Saturday announced plans to carry out an aerial survey of giant mammals in the northern Kenya counties.  The targeted mammals include elephants, giraffes, buffaloes and gravy zebras. The Survey will commence on 19th to … Read More

Kenyan Braves Miles for Elephants

A drastic decline in African elephant population has been largely attributed to poaching. According to the Great Elephant Census released at the World Conservation Congress in Hawaii 2016, Africa now has 352,271 savanna elephants left in 93 percent of the … Read More

Top Birds of The Pearl

From the savannahs of the Kidepo to the deep forests of the Mabira, right through the impenetrable Bwindi and to the top of Wagagai, the variety of bird species in Uganda is undeniable. Being located within the tropics, Uganda has … Read More

What You Didn’t Know About The African Lion

Uganda has over 500 Panthera Leo also known as Lions living in the National Parks, reserves and habitats in the country; Lake Mburo, Queen Elizabeth National Park among several others. Queen Elizabeth National Park is known to have the biggest … Read More

Fighting The Never Ending Battle of Deforestation

Over the years, the thick vegetation that was covering the countryside of Uganda has gone down by almost 50%. Every year, the country loses a huge chunk of forests is lost to encroachers which has created an imbalance in the … Read More

Sustainable Tourism: Five Guides to Ensuring a Continued Experience

The second United Nations Environmental Assembly will be taking place in Nairobi this 23rd to 26th May. The convention, among other issues will seek to fast-track action on previously agreed agendas, mostly looking to curb illegal trade in wildlife, the … Read More

Kenya to Torch 105-ton Ivory Stockpile

During the burning of 15 tons of elephant tusks on World Wildlife Day 2015 President Uhuru Kenyatta said, “Our commitment to save our great species especially the elephant and the rhino, remain as strong as ever,” In the spirit of … Read More

Facts About Elephants You Need To Know

The African elephant is the largest existing land animal in the world, which makes them very easy to sight in the many animal reserves and national parks that they can be found. In Uganda, you will find several of these … Read More