PARKS AND RESERVES
Parks and reserves managed by KWS
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Kenya Wildlife Service position on the Maasai Mara National Reserve
Published: 14 Aug, 2013
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) wishes to correct a misrepresentation of facts regarding its interests in the Masai Mara as carried in sections of media. ...
Rhino poached in Nairobi National Park as KWS ranger is injured in Nakuru
Published: 13 Aug, 2013
A white rhino has been killed in Nairobi National Park by poachers on Friday (August 9, 2013) and made away with its horns....
Government forms special crack-unit to curb poaching
Published: 08 Aug, 2013
The Kenyan Government has formed a special inter-agency crack-unit to combat poaching in the country. ...
British tourists rescued to safety at Mt. Kenya
Published: 26 Jul, 2013
Two British nationals, who fell ill while climbing Mt. Kenya, have been rescued to safety by the elite Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS)...
IFAW, Maasai community secure corridor for Amboseli elephants
Published: 24 Jul, 2013
Nearly 16,000 acres of the Kitenden Corridor have been added to Amboseli National Park after the signing of a lease agreement between the local Maasai community ...
Mountain climber rescued to safety at Mt. Kenya
Published: 19 Jul, 2013
A British national who fell ill while climbing Mt. Kenya has been rescued to safety by Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Mountain Rescue rangers based in Nyeri County...
Two KWS officers killed by poachers' fire in Tana River County
Published: 19 Jul, 2013
Two Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) officers have been killed in two separate gunfights with suspected poachers while responding to a poaching incident in Kipini Conservancy in Tana River County ...
Contraband ivory seized at Mombasa port
Published: 09 Jul, 2013
A container full of ivory disguised as groundnuts has been seized on Monday (July 8, 2012)...
Ivory seized at port
Published: 03 Jul, 2013
A container with unknown weight of ivory was last evening intercepted in Mombasa and is being held at the port police. ...
Sudanese and American nationals arrested smuggling ivory at JKIA
Published: 02 Jul, 2013
A South Sudanese and American nationals have been arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi ...