Lake George Kasenyi Plains Uganda

Lake George  Kasenyi Plains Uganda

 Lake George is located in south western Uganda in the Rift Valley region of Uganda covering approximately 25 km2 with a depth of depth of 2.4 meters.

The lake’s water sources are mainly from mountain Rwenzori snow caps and the  Mpanga River , River Rum , River Nsonge, and River  Mubuku  .

The lake was named after  King George V of the United Kingdom who was the and the first white explorer who reached this lake was Henry Mutton Stanley  in  1875.

  • The lake flows  through Kazinga Channel to Lake Edward.
  • Lake George’s  northern shore is covered by dense papyrus swamps a great habitat for birds like the shoebill
  • Its water levels keep on fluctuating but to a very minimal level.
  • Lake George is 914 meters  above sea level
  • Lake George area has 2 rainy seasons March to May and August to November.
  • Some of the islands on this lake George are Iranqara , Kankuranga, and  Akika.
  • Animals around  Lake George are mainly  herbivores
  • Fish types in the lake include  the cyclopoid copepods, Tilapia and  the Haplochromis nigripinnis.
  • The lakes swamps are great habitat for the sitatunga’s antelope.
  • The Major economic activity carried out on the late by the locals is fishing

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