All this disturbs the animals as their range is reduced and it interrupts their regular migratory routes that often go even outside the boundaries of the reserves.
The construction of new roads or railways that interrupt the trails of the animals can create a series of problems, as well.
The main challenges of the Great Masai Mara ecosystem to survive
- Demographic growth
- Excessive and uncontrolled tourism development
- Increase in off-road driving in the reserves
- Exploitation of the Mara River Basin