Tagged: Land cover change

Kenya to evict forest dwellers to increase water supply - Crikey Creek

Daniel Collins Nov 16, 2009

The NYT has a tragic story about a hunter-gatherer group in Kenya that may lose its ancestral forest home. The Kenyan government is gearing up to evict tens of thousands of settlers, illegal or not, from the Mau Forest, the Ogiek’s ancestral home and a critical water source for this entire country. The question is: Will the few thousand … Read More