Forest management plan enhances conservation of Oloolua Forest

The Kenya Forest Service (KFS) in collaboration with the Community Forest Association are developing a Participatory Forest Management Plan (PFMP) that will enhance sustainable management of Oloolua forest. This will be achieved through the provision of a guideline on the conservation and sustainable management of Oloolua forest. The Kenya Forest Service Ngong Station Manager, Francis […]

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KFS to establish recreation facilities in public forests

Kenya Forest Service (KFS) has invited interested and eligible private developers to tender their bids for the establishment of recreation facilities in selected public forests. The facilities are expected to boost ecotourism and support KFS raise funds towards conservation of forests. In a local daily, the KFS has invited eligible and interested private sector developers, […]

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Community support scouts recruited to reinforce security

The government has recruited 20 community support scouts living along the Maasai Mau forest in a bid to help reinforce security in the area. This follows a multiple of incidents where criminals have interfered with the ongoing fencing by cutting down the erected posts and destroying the barbed wire. Narok South Deputy County Commissioner Felix […]

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Farmers urged to apply for Sh10 million forest investment

Kitui Ecosystem Conservator Joyce Nthuku is calling on farmers to apply for Sh 10 million forest investment facility to accelerate the county’s efforts to increase the forest cover from 7.2 per cent to 10 per cent by 2022. Nthuku lamented that the world faces triple self-reinforcing interconnected crises of climate change, biodiversity loss pollution and […]

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