Ranger Kimojino has been writing a blog since Kenya's post-election crisis earlier this January put the Masai Mara off US tourists' destination map. Since January the Mara conservancy has faced a monthly shortfall of $50,000 a month.
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|Kenya’s Masai Mara game park is known the world over as “the” place to see lions, leopards, elephant, wildebeest, and other exotic wildlife. In fact, last year ABC viewers voted it as one of the alternative seven natural wonders of the world. But this year the Masai Mara faces a crisis as foreign tourists stay away from Kenya following widespread violence earlier in the year. So the Mara Conservancy, the organization that manages part of the park, has come up with an innovative solution to raise funds. Richard Lough has a Reporter’s Notebook.|
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