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Photo slideshow of Uganda

Photo highlights from Uganda . More pictures from Uganda are available at Uganda images. Unless otherwise specified, images were taken by Rhett A. Butler and are copyright mongabay.com 1994-2012.

This slideshow presently lacks captions. In the meantime, captions for all the photos are available at Uganda images.

If you are interested in buying prints or high resolution downloads of any of these images, you can do so via the Uganda photo gallery. Prints and high resolution images are "clean" — they don't carry the "PROOF" label.



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Fencing is used to protect wildlife against poaching and human encroachment, and also to protect people and livestock from wildlife. As a conservation strategy, it has proponents as well as detractors. A recent paper by a ...

Lake Victoria is choking with pollution from industrial, agricultural, and human waste. Its problems are compounded by illegal fishing, catching of ...

In the 1980s, Uganda's elephants looked like they were on their way to extinction. The country had only about 700-800 elephants ...

Despite high-profile no-deforestation policies, palm oil giants Golden Agri-Resources and Wilmar have attracted criticism recently over their projects in Africa, particularly ...

Saving the world's pollinators may be a public health issue, according to recent research. Scientists have long believed that pollinators are ...

The African golden cat is arguably the continent's least known feline, inhabiting dense tropical forests, almost never seen, and, of course, ...

During September's UN Climate Summit, three African nations were recognized for their commitments to restore collectively millions of hectares of forest. ...

In 2011, Germany and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature launched the Bonn Challenge, which pledged to restore 150 ...

Stung by massive loss of forest cover in Bugoma central forest reserve, part of a vast chimpanzee habitat in the western ...

The Kafu River, which is about 180 kilometers (110 miles) long, is part of a vast chimpanzee habitat that includes forest ...

Dr. Douglas Sheil considers himself an ecologist, but his research includes both conservation and management of tropical forests. Currently teaching at ...

Can Elinor Ostrom’s revolutionary ideas halt climate change, improve people’s livelihoods, and save the world’s forests? The Nobel-prize winning economist famously ...

Deutsche Bank has sold its stake in Bumitama, an Indonesian palm company that has been embroiled in controversy over alleged destruction ...

The emerging One Health movement recognizes the inextricable connections between human, animal, and ecosystem health and is leading not only to ...

Primatologist and conservation legend Jane Goodall turns 80 today. In recognition of her achievements in protecting nature and wildlife, Wendee Nicole, ...

A group of young children have become a catalyst in the effort to save Kibale National Park from deforestation. Children from ...

The montane rainforests of East Africa are little-known to the global public. The Amazon and Congo loom much larger in our ...

There are many ways in which people practice conservation. The most well-known are working to save species in the field or ...

Mongabay.org, a non-profit that aims to raise awareness about social and environmental issues relating to tropical forests and other ecosystems, has ...

In 2010, Bulgarian airport authorities confiscated 108 African grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus) from a smuggler. Last month, the 28 parrots who ...
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