Mbarang’andu — Mbarang'andu
"The wildlife and uranium hot spot"
Region / DistrictNamtumbo District, Ruvuma Region
Mbarang'andu WMA is part of the Selous-Niassa Wildlife Corridor. The area borders Selous Game Reserve in the North and in the South with Mozambique. On the Eastern side, the WMA is bordering Ludewa and Mbinga districts.
Mbarang’andu WMA is located between 9°53’-ll°8’S and 35°42’-36°41’E in Namtumbo District, Ruvuma region. Mbarang’andu WMA is part of the Selous-Niassa Wildlife Corridor. The area borders Selous Game Reserve in the North and in the South with Mozambique. On the Eastern side, the WMA is bordering Ludewa and Mbinga districts.
Number of villages allocated land to establish WMA 7
Common animals in the area are elephant, hippopotamus, leopard, buffalo, Iron, hyena, zebra, bush pig, warthog, hartebeest, wildebeest, sable antelope, reedbuck, wild dog, aardvark, silver backed jackal, python, variety of small mammals and variety of reptiles, amphibians and birds.
Mikuyu is the closest airstrip to Mbarang’andu WMA and also linked with main roads from different parts of the Southern highlands.
Physical AddressJumuiya ya Maiiasili Mbarang'andu, P.O. Box 15, Songea.
Facilities in the Area
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|Game Frontiers of Tanzania Ltd.||P. O. Box 19746, Dar-es-Salaam,
Tel No: +255 784786682 | +255 784786681