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Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Mukeka J, Hongo P (2018): Mt. Kenya Inventory Surveys 2009. v1.5. Kenya Wildlife Service. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=mt_kenya&v=1.5
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Republic of Kenya
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-5, 34], North East [5, 42]|
The Mt. Kenya inventory was carried out to determine the biodiversity richness of the ecosystem.
|Title||Mt. Kenya Inventory Surveys 2009|
|Funding||Kenya Government and its partners Dataset publication funded by GBIF, BID-AF2015-0035-NAC.|
|Study Area Description||Mt. Kenya Ecosystem|
|Design Description||Stakeholder's participation approach.|
The personnel involved in the project:
The use of transects
|Study Extent||Mt. Kenya Ecosystem|
|Quality Control||Data processed by the GIS team|
Method step description:
- The exercise to be repeated after every three years depending on the availability of funds
|Purpose||To determine biodiversity richness within Mt. Kenya ecosystem|