• 10 Mar
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    RCF project in Tanzania

    In April, 2010, RCF added a new project to our rainforest conservation efforts, located near and around the Amani Nature Reserve, in surrounding forest fragments and farmland of the East Usambara Mountains of Tanzania. Led by RCF Advisor to […]

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  • 1 Dec
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    Conservation work in the Amani Nature Reserve area, Tanzania

    The Eastern Arc Mountains are a series of mountains skirting the coastal region of Tanzania with a tiny extension into south-eastern Kenya. This mountain range is renowned for its biodiversity and high levels of endemism, and as a result, is often described as the “Galapagos Islands of Africa.” Within this range lie the East Usambara Mountains of Tanzania, and the 6000 hectare Amani Nature Reserve has given these threatened cloud forests stronger protected status, but much work remains to be done.

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