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Sugar for Biofuel to Displace Kenya's Tana Delta Wildlife

Article: Sugar for Biofuel to Displace Kenya's Tana Delta Wildlife

NAIROBI, Kenya, June 26, 2008 (ENS) – Kenya’s Tana River Delta, inhabited by 350 species of birds, lions, elephants, rare sharks and reptiles, is about to be converted to sugar cane production over the objections of conservationists and local communities. Kenya’s National Environment Management Authority, NEMA, has approved a proposal by the Mumias Sugar Company,…