Environmental scientist National average salary: $72,032 per year Primary duties: Environmental scientists apply the scientific method and their knowledge of ecology, biology and additional disciplines to protecting the environment.These professionals often assist in the cleanup of polluted areas, the advocacy of wildlife habitats and the research and development of agricultural practices that will have the least harmful impacts on the natural environment.
Sources: Kenya Meteorological Department through Facebook.The mandate of the Kenya Meteorological department is to provide timely early warning weather and climate information for safety of life, protection of property and conservation of natural environment.This mandate is enchored on executive orders on the the government of Kenya and the World Meteorological Organisation Convention.
Sources: Kenya Meteorological department through Facebook.The Kenya Meteorological department ￼has a mandate of providing timely early warning weather and climate information for safety of life, protection of property and conservation of natural environment.This mandate is enchored on executive orders on the structure and Organisation of the Government of Kenya and the World Meteorological Organisation Convention.
Wild meat is a meat obtained from wild animals.Wild animals are animals not domesticated by man but can be reserved for the benefit of the country.They can be reserved in game parks, game reserves and sanctuaries.Two men have been arrested at around 0030 hours today at Ngama area within Mashuuru Sub-County in Kajiado County while in possession of approximately 180kgs and half kilograms of zebra and dik-dik meat respectively.
President uhuru Kenyatta made a surprise Stop over at Soysambu Conservancy in Naivasha as he was on his way back from the National Youth Service Pass out at Gilgil.During his stopover, the president met with Sports cabinet secretary Amina Mohammed.The ARC Equator Rally is ongoing in Naivasha and it has attracted 33 drivers.
The Wife to the former president of the United States of America,Michelle Obama has celebrated the young girl from kenya on the world Happy Earth Day which is normally celebrated a day like today every year.In her Facebook page, Michelle celebrated Ellyanne Wanjiku for the tremendous job of planting trees in kenya by conserving the environment.
The Kenya Forest Service has launched a K9 unit.The Chief Conservator of forest Mr.Julius Kamau commisioned the canine (K9) Unit arm of Kenya Forest Service into operation.The service has officially intergrated the use of security trained dogs within its enforcement.It has also integrated the use of compliance division (ENCOM) as one of it strategies to complement human capital and increase capacity on matters of forest protection conservation and management to deal with the ever-changing dynamics of forest related crimes.He said the Unit will enhance forest patrol and detection of illegal forest produce.
Tree planting is one of the method of conserving environment.Today Machakos governor Alfred Mutua led a powerful delegation for a tree planting excercise at Yatta subcounty in Machakos county.The leaders included Kericho governor Prof. Paul Chepkwony, Mr. Joel Kitili from the ministry of environment and forestry, Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti, Machakos county commissioner Mr. Fredrick Ndunga and other distinguished guests.
The two month exercise is fully funded by the Government of Kenya and will be executed by the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife, Kenya Wildlife Service and the newly created Wildlife Research &Training Institute.The census will be carried out in Kenya’s Conservation areas and key wildlife rich counties.
Laikipia county is usually ranked county 031.It is in this county that we have most of wild animals.It has multiple number of ranches and game reserves where is the home of wild animals.We have ranches and wildlife conservancies.Some of which are Laikipia ranch, ol-jogi wildlife conservancy, ADC mutara ranch, Ol-Pejeta wildlife conservancy, Impala and many more.Almost all of these ranches are located on the Eastern parts of the county.These ranches is where mostly beef cattle are kept(Borana).
The white rhino otherwise known as square-lipped rhinoceros, is one of the largest extant of the rhinoceros, in fact, it is the second largest land mammal after the elephant.Did you know that 98.8% of white rhinos are just in 4 African countries?( south Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Kenya).
Kenyan government through the ministry of tourism and wildlife launched the first ever national wildlife census today at Shimba Hills national reserve in conjunction with the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and Wildlife Research and Training Institute.However, majority of kenyans are not aware of the need to conduct this census as it has never happened ever before in the country.As citizens of this country everyone ought to know the importance of this census and how it will help Kenyan wildlife.
President Uhuru Kenyatta did not directly head to State House after attending National Youth Service (NYS) in Gilgil.The President on Saturday presided over the NYS pass-out where several youths graduated from the youth service.On his way back to Nairobi, the President made a stopover at Soysambu Conservancy in Naivasha.
Ellyanne Wanjiku Githae is a 10-year-old environmentalist from Kenya. Image courtesy The world commemorates Earth Day on 22nd day of April each year with focus on protecting the environment. The theme for this year 2021 is Restore Our Earth. This year is the 51st anniversary of the annual celebrations. Former US First Lady Michelle Obama joined other world leaders in marking this day by sharing an article from Global Citizen that highlighted five young women and girls across the globe who are making efforts
Kenya Forest Service, in the spirit of Labour Day, encourages all Kenyans to undertake tree growing and uphold conservation practices to enjoy the benefits that trees offer.The Chief Conservator of Forests Mr. Julius Kamau has noted the importance of forests and trees in touching people's lives, mitigating the effects of climate change and addressing challenges posed by the current COVID19 pandemic.
The Chief Conservator of Forests (CCF) Mr. Julius Kamau has today commissioned the Canine (K9) Unit arm of Kenya Forest Service into operation.The Service has officially integrated the use of security trained dogs within its enforcement and compliance division (ENCOM) as one of its strategies to complement human capital and increase capacity on matters of forest protection, conservation and management to deal with the ever-changing dynamics of forest-related crimes.
Sources: Kenya Meteorological Department through Facebook.The Kenya Meteorological department is mandated to provide timely early warning weather and climate information for safety life, protection of property and consecration of natural environment.This mandate is enchored on executive orders on the structure and conservation of the government of Kenya and the World Meteorological Organisation.
A group of journalists and Mbeere South MP Hon.Geoffrey King'ang'i Arrested and are being held at Yatta Police Station.Among the journalists arrested are KTN reporter Daniel Moige and the cameraman Muriithi Mugo.The Eviction is currently being carried out by the Tana and Athi River Development Authority [TARDA].
The annual Lewa Safari Marathon will for the second one year jogging be taking area in reality on June 26, 2021 because of the Covid-19 pandemic.The organisers Tusk and Lewa are encouraging runners anywhere to lace up their footwear and be a part of the undertaking, in support of Kenya’s communities and natural world.
Air is one of the many types of environmental pollution that negatively impact our environment.Several measures have always been laid down to help reduce it.