Dr. Geoffrey Wambugu

PhD in Environmental Planning and Management, University of Nairobi

MSc in Environmental Planning and Management, Kenyatta University.

BSc in .Wildlife Management  in Moi University.

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:

Biodiversity, Landscape/spatial Ecology, Water Resources, Climate Change, Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Policy.

CURRENT RESEARCH:

Geoffrey M. Wambugu et al. Validation and Promotion of Mixed Trees-Shrubs Legume-Fallows for Improved Livelihood and Provision of Resilience against Climate Change. World Bank through KCSAP

Geoffrey M. Wambugu et al.. Transformation of the Eastern Rift Valley Lakes. UNESCO through International Geosciences Programme

Geoffrey M. Wambugu et al. Land use and climate change impacts on hydro-ecology of rivers in Arid Lands: the case of Upper Ewaso Ng’iro Basin, Kenya. Smithsonian Institution

Geoffrey Wambugu and Birdlife International. Mapping efforts and impacts for coordinated integrated wildlife anti-poisoning response in Kajiado and Narok Counties. Birdlife International-Africa

Dr. Geoffrey Wambugu

Lecturer

Chan, S, Boran, I, van Asselt, H, Wambugu G. et al. 2019. Promises and risks of nonstate action in climate and sustainability governance. WIREs Clim Change.; 10:e572. https://doi.org/10.1002/wcc.572

Musila S, Monadjem A, Webala P, Patterson, Hutterer R, De Jong Y, Butynski TM, Mwangi G, Chen ZZ, Jiang XL. 2018. An annotated checklist of mammals of Kenya. Zool Res.. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2018.059

Maria Jose Martinez-Harms, Stefan Gelcich, Rainer M. Krug, Fleur J.F. Maseyk, Hannah Moersberger, Archi Rastogi, Geoffrey Wambugu, Cornelia B. Krug, Eva M. Spehn, Unai Pascual. 2018. Framing natural assets for advancing sustainability research: translating different perspectives into actions. Sustainability Science. doi.org/10.1007/s11625-018-0599-5

Wambugu Mwangi, Isaiah Nyandega and Shadrack Kithiia. (2017) Review of the SWAT model Application in Kenya. International Journal of Scientific and Technology Research. 

Wambugu Mwangi, Shadrack Kithiia and Isaiah Nyandega. Spatial-Temporal Dynamics of Land Use Practices on Rivers in Tropical Watersheds: A Case Study of Ruiru and Ndarugu Basins, Kiambu County, Kenya. (2017) African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology.

Mary Nyawira Muchane, Daniel Karanja, Geoffrey Mwangi Wambugu, Joseph Mwangi Mutahi, Clet Wandui Masiga, Charles Mugoya and Muchane Muchai. Land use practices and their implications on soil macro-fauna in Maasai Mara ecosystem. (2013). International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation Vol. 4(13), pp. 500-514

Wambugu Mwangi and Simon Onywere (2012). Assessing the Effectiveness of two Forest management scenarios in a multiple-use Kenyan coastal Environment.  In Wasonga V., Lusweti, A. Lange, C., Handa, C. and Wabuyele, E. (Eds). Heritage Management for Sustainable Development: National Museums of Kenya. pp 71-78

Wambugu Mwangi and Simon Onywere (2011). Landuse Dynamics as Drivers of Degenerating Community-based Forest Systems in Kwale County, Kenya. Applied Geoinformatics for Society and Environment. pp 163-167

Wambugu Mwangi and Josephine Nzilani. (2008). Conservation Status of Jackson’s Widowbird in Mau Narok-Molo Grasslands, Kenya. Scopus. Vol 27. Nature Kenya, Nairobi.

Wambugu Mwangi, Simon Musila, Henry Ndithia, Muchai Muchane and Wanyoike Wamiti (2006) Waterbird counts in Kenya, July 2005 and January 2006. Kenya Birds, Vol 11 No 2. Nature Kenya, Nairobi.

Mwangi Githiru, Wambugu Mwangi, Kariuki Ndang’ang’a, and Munir Virani (2009). Regional Black List for Sub-Sahara Africa Birds of Prey. African Raptor Network Newsletter.

Hazell Shokellu Thompson, Wambugu Mwangi, Martha Mutiso and Margaret Wayua (2010). A Review of Important Bird Areas Local Conservation Groups in Africa. Birdlife International Africa Partnership Secretariat, Nairobi.