• Biodiversity 15-10-2015

    Dear Friends, With pride and humbled by nature endurance I send this report that confirms the triumph of Ol Ari Nyiro resilience in front of the most dire of challenges: Our biodiversity list -we are told- due to constant research since the late ’80s, is possibly the most extensive in Kenya already; and still, every […]

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  • IDBD 22-5-2015

    ANNOUNCEMENT 22nd May 2015, INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY More species NEW to SCIENCE found in Ol ari Nyiro Conservancy, Laikipia West SEVENTY TWO NEW SPECIES On the occasion of the INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY The Management and team of Ol ari Nyiro, Laikipia Nature Conservancy in Laikipia West are proud to announce the […]

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  • Biodiversity 15-8-2015

    Hallo all  Friends, and Friends  of the environment, ANNOUNCEMENT, BIODIVERSITY SURVEY  OL ARI NYIRO, LAIKIPIA NATURE CONSERVANCY Laikipia West KENYA 8TH   ANNUAL BIODIVERSITY SURVEY  ( wet season ) 3rd to 11th  August 2015  Endless  natural  marvels  still unravel  in Ol ari Nyiro, The Place of Springs. Despite the harrowing  unprecedented pressure of wide spread illegal […]

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  • WED 5-6-2015

    Dear Friends, Ol Ari Nyiro, 5th June 2015 On WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY (WED) Some thoughts for you. “I had a deep sense, almost from infancy, of nature, a feeling of intimate companionship with the trees and the clouds and the touch of season” Rabindranath Tagore “Now, that  Ol ari Nyiro has become an island of life […]

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  • 2013 News

    … and so Came – and Went, the Months of the Doctors Dear Friends, Although it is not yet the end of the year, so much has happened, we need to tell you! Thank you for your support in 2013! But, mostly, thank you for your friendship. Once again, for us at The Gallmann Memorial […]

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  • 2012 News

    KIDS and NEIGHBOURS, THE ELEPHANT QUEST – LAND OF HOPE ! – SO WENT NOVEMBER My dear Friends, I am back with an apology for this update delay : November was hectic and I hardly touched the ground… tribal clashes at our doorsteps, cattle rustling in full moon; feeding the neighbours, feeding the children, community […]

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  • 2011 News

    KIDS and NEIGHBOURS, THE ELEPHANT QUEST – LAND OF HOPE ! – SO WENT NOVEMBER My dear Friends, I am back with an apology for this update delay : November was hectic and I hardly touched the ground… tribal clashes at our doorsteps, cattle rustling in full moon; feeding the neighbours, feeding the children, community […]

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  • 2010 News

    23rd December 2010 Christmas in Kenya and Land of Hope Dear Friends, Much has happened since my last update. My scorpion-?- bite went really bad and, despite my dislike for medical interventions, I had to undergo a general an Anaestesia operation which pretty much knocked me off for two weeks. As soon as I could […]

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  • 2009 News

    29th December 2009 Christmas and Lollipops! Dear Friends, I came back from Europe to find a dry garden, dry dams, even herbs like rosemary and sage dead and old big trees dry, and desperate people at my doorstep. And a rate of elephant poaching priorly never recorded, staggering, unsustainable and tragic. Famine: I decided to […]

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  • 2008 News

    8th December, 2008 SUCCESSFUL INAUGRAL LAIKIPIA HIGHLANDS GAMES American Ambassador Michael Ranneberger with Kuki Gallmann and the Minister for Sport and Youth Prof.Ellen Sambili at the extremely successful inaugural Laikipia Highlands Games (Sports for Peace) at Laikipia Nature Conservancy. Three exceptional young athletes have been identified at the Games and will be trained at the […]

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