Wildlife

Baboons in Ajai Wildlife Reserve, Uganda
Poachers’ Den Turns Wildlife Haven: the story of Ajai

A wildlife reserve is recovering from the heavy poaching of the 1970s and 80s. A community’s efforts to reduce poaching by beekeeping. Reports show a modest increase in the number of the top nine dominant animal species in the reserve: baboons, bushpigs, bushbucks, black and white colobus monkeys, vervet monkeys, Duikers, Kobs, the orbi and warthogs.

Rothschild Giraffe crossing a path in Nairobi National Park
Saving the Rothschild Giraffe in Kenya

The Rothschild Giraffe, only found in Kenya and Uganda, is alarmingly decreasing in population and faces risk of extinction.

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Kenyan conservancies unable to pay leased land amid COVID-19-linked drop in tourism revenue

In Kenya, tourism activities in the world-famous Maasai Mara have experienced an unprecedented slump during Covid-19, putting wildlife conservation projects in jeopardy amid lack of funds.