By Jeckonia Otieno, Giants Club African Conservation Fellow, The Standard. Published 24 March 2019. Mr David Kuria holds River Mbagathi dear. Every evening, when he comes from work, he takes a shower in the river before crossing to his home in Gataka. This is a common trend among many other residents of Nairobi.
By Caroline Chebet, Giants Club African Conservation Fellow, The Standard. Published 28 December 2018. Elephant deaths have dropped by 30 percent this year with 396 deaths recorded this year as compared to 727 deaths last year. In a statement by the Kenya Wildlife Service, poaching of elephants has also reduced by 50 percent this year […]
By Caroline Chebet, Giants Club African Conservation Fellow, Standard Digital. Published 27 November 2018. The Kenya Wildlife Service has lifted the suspension of darting of wildlife for purposes of disease surveillance, clinical monitoring and diagnosis of sick wildlife. The KWS had suspended darting of wildlife following botched translocation that led to the death of 11 […]
By Caroline Chebet, Giants Club African Conservation Fellow, Standard Digital. Published 22 November 2018. Three rhinos that died within Mara Triangle are suspected to have succumbed to an infectious disease, close sources have revealed. The death of the three rhinos which occurred between November 12 and 19 within the conservancy has sparked fears, with surveillance […]