Ukutu — Jukumu

"Wildlife at a glance"

Ukutu


Size

639 sq.km

Region / District

Morogoro

Ukutu WMA lie between 310000 - 435000 E and 9158000 - 9395000 N. The WMA extends from Mkulazi Forest Reserve in the East to Mikumi National Park in the West. In the North is bounded with Ruvu River and on the South by Selous Game Reserve.


Location
UKUTU WMA lie between 310000 - 435000 E and 9158000 - 9395000 N. The WMA extends from Mkulazi Forest Reserve in the East to Mikumi National Park in the West. In the North is bounded with Ruvu River and on the South by Selous Game Reserve.

Established 2003

Number of villages allocated land to establish WMA 21

Significance
The large part of UKUTU is open woodland which supports a high density of ungulates such as Wildebeest, Elephant, Buffalo, Zebra, Giraffe, Impala, Common Waterbuck, Bohor Reedbuck, Red Duiker and Sable Antelope, Hyena, Lion, Leopard, Wild dog, and Cheetah, Hippopotamus, Hartebeest, Bushbuck, Dik-dik, Bush pig, and Warthog.

Accessibility
All villages have fairly good road links to Morogoro Township, Moreover, Kinganguru and Matambwe are the closest airstrips to the WMA.


Investments Opportunities


Location


Physical Address

Jumuiya ya Hifadhi Wanyamapori ya Ukutu, P.O. Box 1880, Morogoro

Facilities in the Area

Name Descriptions / Contacts Photo
Greenmile Safari P.O. Box 38608, Dar es Salaam
Tel: 0788005002
http://www.greenmilesafari.com

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