The Guardian (IPP Media): Setting a new catchment-level to restore the Great Ruaha
The Guardian (IPP Media)
THE Great Ruaha River and its catchment area are critical to Tanzania’s economy.
By DEO MFUGALE
The catchment has the potential to produce 50 per cent of Tanzania’s installed hydroelectric power and accounts for about 40 per cent of rice produced in the country, not to mention some of the highest food-producing regions in the country – Mbeya, Njombe and Iringa.