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Title: Lake Nakuru becomes Africa's first IBA-branded National Park
Post by: indunil on October 19, 2009, 11:44:26 am
Lake Nakuru National Park, famous for its population of up to 1.5 million non-breeding Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor, has become the first National Park in Africa to be branded as an Important Bird Area (IBA).
The branding is a triumph for BirdLife Partner NatureKenya, which began identifying IBAs within the country in 1995
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