Great Rift Valley

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( geology) a depression in southwestern Asia and eastern Africa

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The eight Albertine Rift parks cover a network of bamboo and rainforest on the slopes of volcanic mountains overlapping the borders of Uganda, Rwanda and DRC.
This Albertine Rift endemic species is also present in the PNV; however, it is absent from the Buhanga eco-park.
The Albertine rift stretches from southern Sudan through the Lake Albert valley to southwest Uganda.
Among other projects, it supports the International Gorilla Conservation Ranger-based Monitoring Program that protects mountain gorillas in the Albertine Rift of Rwanda, Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
One of the oldest rainforests in Africa, Nyungwe Forest in southwestern Rwanda once covered the Albertine Rift from the Ruwenzoris in the north to what is now Burundi.
"AfricaAaAeAeAEs Albertine Rift: Biodiversity, Science and People in a W Zone" will be presented by John Bates, an associate curator of birds at the Field Museum who has 14 years of experience working with Congolese scientists on understanding and conserving the areaAaAeAeAEs biodiversit
East Africa's third-largest economy struck hydrocarbon deposits in the Albertine rift basin but commercial production has been delayed and is not expected until 2016 at the earliest.
International Resource News-January 31, 2011--Uganda to provide international tender for building pipeline in Lake Albertine rift basin(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
"Africas Albertine Rift: Biodiversity, Science and People in a War Zone" will be presented by John Bates, associate curator of birds at the Field Museum, who has 14 years of experience working with Congolese scientists on understanding and conserving the areas biodiversity.