Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya

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Reported Area

320.34 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme


Original Name Réseau des lacs du Kenya dans la vallée du Grand Rift

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 2011

Sublocation KE-700

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(ix)(x)