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Conservation of the Yala swamp wetland for sustainable development


The World Wetlands day being marked today has been set aside by the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands as a day dedicated to raising public awareness about the importance and values of wetlands. Despite conservation initiatives by government agencies, non-governmental organizations, conservation organizations, and individuals, loss of wetlands in Kenya is still occurring at alarming rates fuelled partly by increasing demand for land.

Conservation of the Yala swamp wetland for sustainable development

By Romulus Abila | 6 years ago

World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day

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Fears over Laikipia wetland as Tobiko vows action

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