"Wildlife at a glance" 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.
Number of villages allocated land to establish WMA 21
- 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.
- All villages have fairly good road links to Morogoro Township, Moreover, Kinganguru and Matambwe are the closest airstrips to the WMA.
Jumuiya ya Hifadhi Wanyamapori ya Ukutu, P.O. Box 1880, Morogoro
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