Eland / Common Eland

Local Name   Lugisu :         – Lwo :             – Lunyankole : ECHISHWAGGA Lugbara: Lutoro/Lunyoro: Habitat: Grassland , mountain, sub-desert, acacia savanna and woodland Range; Eastern and Southern Africa In Uganda; Lake Mburo NP. Food; Mixed feeder and grazes in the dry season and browses in the wet season. Predominantly browsers but also graze and actively […]

Eland / Common Eland

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Eland / Common Eland

Local Name   Lugisu :         – Lwo :             – Lunyankole : ECHISHWAGGA Lugbara: Lutoro/Lunyoro: Habitat: Grassland , mountain, sub-desert, acacia savanna and woodland Range; Eastern and Southern Africa In Uganda; Lake Mburo NP. Food; Mixed feeder and grazes in the dry season and browses in the wet season. Predominantly browsers but also graze and actively […]

Local Name

 

Lugisu :         –

Lwo :             –

Lunyankole : ECHISHWAGGA

Lugbara:

Lutoro/Lunyoro:

Habitat:

Grassland , mountain, sub-desert, acacia savanna and woodland

Range;

Eastern and Southern Africa

In Uganda;

Lake Mburo NP.

Food;

Mixed feeder and grazes in the dry season and browses in the wet season. Predominantly browsers but also graze and actively dig for bulbs, tubers and roots and eat wild fruits.

Threats to survival;

Habitat loss

Hunting for its meat

Threatened Level;


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