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Environment of Kenya

In Kenya, the amount of alternative and nuclear energy consumed amounts to 8.5% of the total energy use. Kenya emits 0.3 metric tons per capita of CO₂. The number of road motor vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in Kenya is 146.

Forest

Total land area of Kenya is 580,367 km2 (approx. 224,080 mi²). 13200 km2 of Kenya's territory is covered in forests. and forest land comprises 2% of all the land in the country.

Issues Kenya faces

Currently Kenya faces various issues, including water pollution from urban and industrial wastes, degradation of water quality from increased use of pesticides and fertilizers, water hyacinth infestation in Lake Victoria, deforestation, soil erosion, desertification, poaching.