Wildlife Trends in Kenya and Implications for the future
Dr. Joseph O. Ogutu; Senior Statistician at Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Crop Science, University of Hohenheim; and
Dr. Mohammed Y. Said; Ecologist and GIS Expert
Venue: African Wildlife Foundation, Nairobi
Date and time: Tuesday 26th September, 2017; from 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — with a tea break and Q&A period.
Dr. Ogutu will cover the topic of trends of wildlife and historical changes in climate, and its implications for biodiversity, while presenting a case study of Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania.
Dr. Said will present on climate projections and its impact on biodiversity and habitat.
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We look forward to seeing you at the talk!
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From the European Commission, please find below the link to the public consultation that the European Commission (DG Environment) launched last Friday in relation to ivory trade – the consultation is available in English and will soon also be published in German, French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese:
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