Tanzania's ghost safari: how western aid contributed to the decline of a wildlife haven

Lions, elephants and hippos have vanished from Kilombero valley after UK- and US-funded projects helped turn a once-thriving habitat into farmland, teak, and sugar plantations

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Last updated on 14 August 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Republic of Tanzania
Region: 
Africa
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals