This photo from Tanzania is called Monic Primary School pupils use pictures to narrate the beauty of flamingos (Photo: Semanini/Lebaraka). The Swahili language caption of the flamingo drawing is about feeding the birds and promoting tourism.
By Ken Mwathe and Festo Semanini in Tanzania:
Tue, 02/09/2014 – 16:22
The Government of Tanzania has pledged to accord a higher protection status to the Lesser Flamingo (Phoeniconaias minor) breeding grounds of Lake Natron. This was revealed during the celebration of the World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) 2014 on 28th August 2014 at Ngare Sero Village on the shores of Lake Natron.
“We will initiate a participatory process that will culminate in conferring these breeding grounds with the highest possible protection”, said Mr. Sadiki Lotha Laisser, the Communication Education and Public Awareness (CEPA) Officer on Sustainable…
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