Map of Kenya (inset) and Gilgil Sub-county showing the location of the trapping sites.
figureposted on 2019-10-18, 17:46 authored by Barrack O. Owino, Damaris Matoke-Muhia, Yasser Alraey, Jackline Milkah Mwangi, Johnstone M. Ingonga, Philip M. Ngumbi, Aitor Casas-Sanchez, Alvaro Acosta-Serrano, Daniel K. Masiga
Gilgil covers an area of approximately 1348.4 Km2 and has a population of 138,448 people. Lowest temperatures are experienced in June and July while the highest temperatures occur from December to February. The map was designed using QGIS (v 3.0.3).
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