Global Environments and Rural Communities: Enhancing Community Conservation Initiatives in East Africa

  • Jeffrey O. Durrant
  • Mark W. Jackson


When Hans Meyer stood on the summit of East Africa’s legendary Mount Kilimanjaro in 1889 he most likely didn’t consider the possibility that his Chagga guide, Yohani Kinyala Lauwo, would still be alive to participate in the one-hundredth anniversary of this initial ascent. Yet amazingly Lauwo attended the celebration seven years before his death in 1996 at age 125.


Global Position System Community Conservation Integrate Conservation Park Boundary Global Position System Technology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey O. Durrant
    • 1
  • Mark W. Jackson
    • 1
  1. 1.Brigham Young UniversityUSA

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