COVID-19 Outbreak Escalated Environmental Degradation in the Albertine- Activists

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Rice planted in Mabengere wetland in Kakumiro district.

Rice planted in Mabengere wetland in Kakumiro district.

In short
Mackline Namiyingo, the Kakumiro District Environment Officer-DEO, says that the lockdown equally affected the supervision of wetlands, swamps and forest reserves, which saw hundreds of people invading the protected areas.

 

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