Monthly Archives: February 2015

DESNARING

Last Friday we spent the entire day at section 1 of Ngong road forest .Here we were supposed to carry out a desnaring activity, which is removing snares in the forest. We were supplied with equipment such as gloves, pliers and saws that would help us remove any snares that we would find. After a […]

VISIT TO NGONG ROAD FOREST- SECTION ONE

On Wednesday 18th February at around noon, the student on at the sanctuary visited section one of Ngong Road Forest that is located along the southern bypass for a nature walk. We were accompanied by Mr. Simon Nganga the vice chairman of (NRFA) and one of the rangers Mr.Nicholas Akach. We were welcomed by one […]

CELEBRATING VALENTINE’S DAY AT THE SANCTUARY

Sanctuary has been hosting various activities in the recent past such as picnics, team building, jogging, tree walks, bird walks, cycling among others. One of the community members requested to host family and friends to an wedding after reception at the sanctuary’s car park. The wedding reception was a great success as it was full […]

WINNIE DUKU NATURE TRAIL

Are you looking for the best nature trails in Nairobi? Ngong road forest sanctuary has one of the best nature trails. One of them is named as the Winnie Duku nature trail. Winnie Duku is a nature trail that was designed for children between 8 and 16 years in order to help understand the importance […]

NOTORIOUS FOREST LOGGER ARRESTED

For the last one month during our regular forest patrols we have noticed that the Cedar tree (Juniperus Procera) has been rapidly disappearing as we would find freshly cut tree stamps and branches. On several occasions we made attempts to nub the culprits but they always found a way to escape. This however did not […]

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM- PROGRESS REPORT

After getting well acquainted with the sanctuary, it is now time to get into serious business. Earlier in the week we got involved in office work where we did various activities such as analysis of visitors who had visited the sanctuary in the past, made a brief report about the Sanctuary (N.R.F.S.T) and the Association […]