18 Apr, Thursday
Water Towers Which Need Urgent Conservation In Kenya

Water Towers Which Need Urgent Conservation In Kenya

This article is about the Water Towers Which Need Urgent Conservation In Kenya. The Kenya Water Towers Authority has opened a regional office to ensure water reserves are protected after identifying new water towers in urgent need of protection.

The water towers must be locked to prevent entry.

It comes weeks after illegal logging and forest fires threaten the existence of several water towers in Kenya, including the Mau forest.

The Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Keriako Tobiko, has given permission for the construction of all water towers.

Here is a complete list of all water towers that need immediate protection.

Water Towers Which Need Urgent Conservation In Kenya

RegionWater Towers
Makueni CountyMakuli Hills – Mbooni Hills – Nthanga Hills – Nzueni Hills – Makongo Hills – Kilungu Hills – Mbui Nzau Hills
Kajiado CountyNgong Hills – Emali Hills – Maparasha Hills – Namanga Hills
Kitui CountyLoima Hills – Karasuk Hills
Machakos CountyMachakos Hills – Kibauni Hills – Kanzalu Hills – Oldonyo SabukIveti Hills – Matetani Hills
Homabay CountyGwassi Hills
Turkana CountyLoima Hills – Karasuk Hills
Laikipia CountyMkogodo Hills
Nyamira CountySironga Wetland – Manga Hills
 Kisii CountySameta Hills – Taracha Hills – Nyacheki Hills – Nyangweta Hills
Nandi CountyKibirong Swamp – Kingwai Swamp
Lamu CountyLake Kenyatta
Migori CountyMaeta Hills – Magaimuya Hills – Taragwiti Hills
West Pokot CountyChebuko/KamelegonKamelei/ Chesuko Hills
 Samburu CountyMt Nyiro
 Embu CountyKirimiri Hills – Kiangombe Hills
Elgeyo Marakwet CountyKaptagat Hills
Meru CountyImenti Hills – Ngaya Hills
Kilifi CountyMwangea Hills
Taita Taveta CountyTaita Hills – Kasigau Hills – Maungu Hills
Nyeri CountyKarima Hills – Tumutumu Hills – Kiamacheru Hills – Nyara Hills – Nyeri Hills