Friday, January 10, 2014

Heavy Rains At KIFI Cause Damage: Tree Falls On Nursery Building

Tree damage at the nursery building due to heavy rain and strong winds on the 4th of January 2013

KIFI staff busy removing the tree
Damage to the Nursery building evident
Kamutjonga Inland Fisheries Institute has received 311 mm of rain since November 2013.  During the first week of January,  114 mm of rain was recorder with a heavy downpour of 61 mm on Saturday, 4 January 2013. Strong winds accompanying the rain caused some trees to fall over. One of them damaged the nursery building. It was no easy task to remove the tree, however  KIFI staff was persistent and managed to remove it on Tuesday, 7 January 2013. 

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