Murchison Falls


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Murchison Falls

(ˈmɜːtʃɪsən)
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(Placename) another name for Kabalega Falls
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Geographically, USAID/Ugandas current biodiversity activities focus in protected areas and neighboring communities in Murchison Falls, Lake Mburo, and the Kidepo Valley as well as in the Kalinzu and Budongo Central Forest Reserves.
Among Uganda's extraordinary natural attractions are the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains; expansive Lake Victoria, which forms the source of the Nile River; and Murchison Falls National Park.
Chobe is located in Murchison Falls, the largest of Uganda's 10 national parks, and lies astride River Nile - the world's longest river.
Kanye West arrived in Entebbe on Friday and then flew by helicopter to Chobe Safari Lodge in Murchison Falls National Park in northwest Uganda.
Book a boat safari on the Nile in Murchison Falls National Park, or head out on a game drive in Kidepo Valley National Park to see elephants, giraffes, lions and more with your own two eyes.
Uganda is home to 10 national parks and boasts some astonishingly diverse scenery -- the sparse savannah of Kidepo Valley, the snow-tipped peaks of Mount Eldon on the Kenyan border, the northern shores of Lake Victoria, the Mabria Forest reserve, the awe-inspiring Murchison Falls, and more.
The director joined the organizations on a visit to Murchison Falls National Park where he observed rare animals on safari, and heard first-hand accounts of the challenges facing wildlife rangers.
Ernest and Mary Hemingway were stranded near the Murchison Falls in East Africa after their plane crash-landed in 1954.
In 1974, environmental NGOs from the developed world set out to save the Murchison Falls in Uganda from being dammed for hydroelectric power.
The driver was among the dead and the animal was also killed in the accident, which took place on a road at the edge of the Murchison Falls National Park.
e team also visited Murchison Falls National Park, travelled up the River Nile and went on a game drive.
''We've had some close calls with buffalo, elephants and very close call with a crocodile in Murchison Falls,'' a national park in Uganda, he said Thursday.