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Uploaded on Friday 09 Jul 2010 by Peter Prokosch

Birdlife at Lake Nakuru

Year: 2010
From collection: African Biodiversity
Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The main threat to Lake Nakuru National Park in recent years has been contamination caused by surface run-off in the wet season, sewage and industrial pollution. Recent and drastic reduced water quality and quantity poses a major threat to the Park's ecology and could be attributed to both human and natural causes.
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