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Land use in Kenya and Tanzania

Land use in Kenya and Tanzania

the physical background and present situation and and an analysis of the needs for its rational planning

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Published by Royal College of Forestry, International Rural Development Division in Stockholm .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Björn Lundgren.
ContributionsLundgren, Björn., Royal College of Forestry (Sweden). International Rural Development Division.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18196589M

Explore six of East Africa's finest national parks on a wildlife extravaganza. From Nairobi visit the flamingos at Lake Nakuru and go wild in Kenya's Masai Mara before winging your way to Tanzania to go in search of the Big Five across the vast open plains of the Serengeti and down into Ngorongoro Crater. Kenya's International Airport is located in Nairobi, namely Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO). This is the airport for travellers from other countries to land. In order to fly direct to the airstrips of the lodges and the national parks, travellers make use of the Nairobi Wilson Airport (WIL) where domestic aeroplanes take off.


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