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The 10-day African safari promises the best of Kenya and Tanzaniaâ€™s premier parks. Castro Valley, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 11, 2011 While many potential visitors shy away from planning a summer visit to Africa, Tour de Jambo's Samuel Mwangi says the summer months are a perfect time to visit.
The Tanzanian governmentâ€™s plan to build a 31-mile highway into the Serengeti would devastate one of the planetâ€™s last great wildlife sanctuaries, biologists warned Wednesday.
The Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority has moved 175 settlements of Maasai herders who had encroached on the conservancy [in northern Tanzania], in a bid to conserve the environment and protect wildlife.
Former President Bill Clinton, founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation, spent six days in Tanzania, the largest country in East Africa. He was there to announce a critically needed subsidy to improve malaria treatment in the country.
Grant’s gazelle (Nanger granti) is native to Africa. Its northern range of Tanzania extends south to Ethiopia and the Sudan, and from the coast of Kenya to Lake Victoria. It prefers habitats within shrub lands and grass plains, but can also be found in regions that are more arid. In Swahili, Grant’s gazelle is called Swala Granti. It was placed within the Nanger subgenus of the genus Gazella, before Nanger became a separate genus. Grant’s gazelle holds five recognized subspecies. The...