#Laikipia News Updates

August Edition 2020
TOURISM
Nanyuki@100
This year, Nanyuki celebrates its 100th anniversary.

The County Government is keen to link this celebration to a string of events over the next four months. Here are some of them…………..

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WATER
Man On A Mission

EMU-SACCO Membership Recruitment

Two years ago, water users in our Basin came together. We were able to set up a financial the Ewaso Maji Users (EMU) Sacco to meet our financial and agricultural needs.

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“SCMPS”!!? What Are They?
Sub Catchment Management Plans (SCMP) are the approved tools by which water issues are identified and managed in our rivers. They are key to the functions of Water Resource User Groups, and they dictate the amount of water that can be used from each river.

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WILDLIFE
Wildlife – How Much Longer?
Coexistence is the key to survival of the Serengeti, Okavango Delta and Kalahari regions, some of the world’s most prolific wildlife ecosystems that are surrounded by fast-growing human communities. It’s no different in Laikipia.
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RANGELANDS
Making Sense Of The New Mukogodo
A series of three meetings have worked to re-establish the representation and compliance of ILMAMUSI CFA with the laws governing national forests and resources in the Country.

There are three major and important results coming out of these meetings…………..

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Oramat Lenaboisho Coorperative Society Set To Grow
The Kenya’s livestock sector is primed to grow exponentially over the next three decades. This growth is huge and is expected to anchor Kenya’s food security amid a rapid rise in the human population.

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LAND USE
Locust Invasion In Kenya On The Decrease?
The desert locust infestation could be coming under control now. According to the Food and Agriculture Organisation , Kenya has beaten the locust upsurge, at least for now.
FAO, however, warns that more people in Kenya and the region will be food insecure due to the damage caused by the locusts on food, as well as pastures for livestock. The re -emergence of swarms in Samburu County give additional cause for concern.

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