Urbanization

“Shifting Landscapes: Exploring the Impact of Land Use Changes on Nairobi National Park”

Formally known as Nairobi Royal National Park, the park in the city has once again been a trending topic on Kenya twitter trends. Over the weekend twitter was fire! A year ago comments via a tweet questioned the worth of retaining the park. The appointment of the comments bearer to the tourism board was a …

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Rapid Urban Sprawl in Mavoko Sub-county

Athi River Town Urban sprawl is the physical expansion of urban areas as a consequence of socio-economic development. The rapid urbanization leads to landscape transformation, which further alters the structure and function of ecosystems. In its basic form, urban morphology is developed on the basis of a number of urban components including natural and man-made …

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