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An evaluation of grazing systems and implications of the emerging community wildlife conservancies in Samburu District, Kenya
Pastoralists have for centuries developed coping mechanisms towards drought by spreading their risks to move onto new areas for better pastures. They took advantage of diverse habitat types in the dry lands through mobility ...
Consumption of commercial energy in the residential sector of Kenya: 1970--1990
The general objective of this study was to determine the factors which influence residential sector consumption of commercial energy in Kenya. The specific objectives were to first, identify the main determinants and their ...
Using Satellite Data as a Tool to Monitor Compliance and Enforcement of Forest Conservation Regulations: Karura Forest, Nairobi County.
(Kenyatta university, 2014-05)
Conservation is important in maintaining the natural biodiversity fabric of a given ecosystem. Although remote sensing methods and techniques using satellite data have been useful tool in monitoring and mapping Environmental ...
Environmental control for Bombyx mori larvae during the first to third instars using a saw dust fired hot water space heating system
Quality silk is known to be produced by the commercial silkworm, Bombyx mori larvae. The technique of raising this silkworm can be exploited as the eco-climatic conditions available in Kenya offer a great scope of mulberry ...
Assessment of the contribution of urban agriculture to employment, income and food security in Kenya: A case of Kisumu municipality
(African Journal of Agricultural Research, 2013-06)
Kenya’s long – term development strategy (Vision 2030) has prioritised agricultural sector to drive the growth, although it does not mention urban agriculture. In 2009, the Kenya government prepared and approved National ...
Nexus between Environmental Safety and Solid Waste Management: A Case Study of the Kenya Defence Forces
(Kenyatta University, 2014)
Dynamics of Agricultural Developments Impacting on Biodiversity Conservation in Meru National Park, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2018-09)
Meru National Park has witnessed a steady immigration of agricultural households from nearby high potential agro-ecological zones into its buffer zones. The situation has subjected natural habitats that formerly served as ...
A survey of the role of primary school women teachers in environmental education and awareness building in Nairobi, Kenya
This study was a survey of the role of Primary School Women Teachers in Environmental Education Awareness and building in Nairobi. The word teacher(s) in the text is used with special reference to Women Teachers. The ...
Investigation of public open spaces in Machakos town Municipality, Machakos County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2017-06)
Public open spaces form an important part of urban life, giving services to people and protect urban environment. In effective regulations and standards for establishment, setting, management and maintenance of public ...
Impact of bush meat poaching of wildlife and its conservation in Tsavo East national park- Kenya
This study was conducted in Tsavo East National Park, Northern Area from December 2006 to June 2007. It was delimited to the Northern Area covering Kasaala and Kimweli sub-locations in Ikutha division of Kitui district. ...