Flooded Lake Baringo
Jared Nyataya | Nation Media Group

Rift lakes’ fury to cost Sh6trn in remedial measures

What you need to know:

  • Wildlife habitats have been destroyed leading to significant loss of livelihoods and change in biodiversity.
  • There are increased human wildlife conflict occasioned by shrunk habitats and stress both on animals and humans.

If the rising lakes phenomenon continues, the country will have to spend at least Sh6.2 trillion in adaptation and mitigation measures by 2030.

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