Monthly Archives: March 2008

Daily Nation reports: Poll chaos threat to survival of key water source

Publication Date: 3/11/2008 Hundreds of families have illegally invaded Mau Forest, posing grave danger to the environment and wildlife, writes KEN OPALA Conflicts do not just destabilise human lives. The environment also suffers when mobs take advantage of a breakdown in law and order to invade forests and plunder other natural resources. anuary was a […]

Peace at last but counting the losses

Like everybody in Kenya we are sighing with relief; peace at last. Sadly, the violence led to great losses in forests. The impact on forests has demonstrated how urgently forest issues need to be addressed. Forests have been invaded by illegal loggers, been torched, in some cases settled and cleared for cultivation, forests infrastructure in […]