Disease Challenges Concerning the Utilization of the Kafue Lechwe ( Kobus leche kafuensis ) in Zambia 1

The Kafue lechwe (Kobus leche kafuensis) is a medium-sized, semi-aquatic antelope that is endemic to the Kafue Flats of Zambia. The Flats are a floodplain of about 6,000km (Sheppe 1985) and comprise Lochinvar National Park (NP) (410km), Blue Lagoon NP (420km), and the Kafue Flats game management area (5,175km) (Mwima 1995) (Fig. 1). The Kafue lechwe is the… CONTINUE READING