• News 15-02-2017

    Dear Friends, I am extremely proud to share that the process of uploading the accreditation to IBA/KBA on the official Birdlife International website had been completed at last – the accreditation was confirmed in 2014: The Gallmann Memorial Foundation in Ol Ari Nyiro on Kenya Eastern Rift Valley Laikipia Plateau due to sustained protection of […]

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  • News 16-01-2017

    Dear Friends, Despite the illegal livestock challenges and forced invasion into private land and protected area throughout the entire Laikipia region, due to a combination of protracted drought and political expansionism/incitement, we carried out an interim biodiversity survey with the National Museums of Kenya team to see the impact of illegal grazers on the species […]

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  • News 25-10-2016

    The Python, The Elephants, The Small Five Magic and the intriguing mystery of the Print on the Sand: The Biodiversity Update   In the sky of October clouds gather. The first grass rains beat their drum on the dust Waking up the Dung Beatles who buzz content in the gathering dusk         […]

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  • News 16-01-2016

    Dear friends of the environment, REF: illegal traffic/ Sandalwood Dear all, Sandalwood Acting on an intelligence tip and after months of stalking – a team composed by KWS, AP and Wildlife Rangers from Laikipia Nature Conservancy, managed to impound possibly one of the largest sandalwood hauls ever- estimated in excess of 14 tons. One suspect […]

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  • News 15-12-2015

    Dear Friends, In December it is customary to stop a moment, take a deep breath, and look back at what the year has brought-and taken away. 2015, like all years past, brought us dramas and triumphs, losses and lessons, we took all in our stride, and we move own, older. . . -wiser?- firm and […]

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  • News 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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  • News 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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