Basins and sub-basins in Kenya

This dataset portrays river basins and sub-basins (catchments and sub-catchments) in Kenya.

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Calculations done by the World Resources Institute. This data was used in selected maps in Nature's Benefits in Kenya: An Atlas of Ecosystems and Human Well-Being.


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Ministry of Water Development (MoWD) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). 1992. The Study of the National Water Master Plan. GIS Data of Drainage and Sub-Drainage Areas. Nairobi, Kenya: MoWD, JICA and International Livestock Research Institute.

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License: Creative Commons Attribution - NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)


Project: Ecosystem Service Mapping

Page Last Updated: August 19, 2016

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