Mpala Wildlife Research Center Established

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The establishment of the Mpala Wildlife Research Trust is announced. The joint project of Princeton University, the Smithsonian, Kenya Wildlife Service, Mpala Wildlife Foundation, and the National Museums of Kenya provides an interdisciplinary research and training program in ecology, evolution, geology, and resource management at the Mpala Ranch in Kenya.


  • Kenya Wildlife Service
  • Mpala Wildlife Foundation
  • National Museums of Kenya
  • Princeton University


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098, "Robert McC. Adams Chronology."

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February 24, 1992


  • Geology
  • New Programs
  • Cooperation
  • Evolution
  • Ecology
  • Research



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