4 River Nile flows north across whole country Difficult to crossUseful water for irrigation for farmingDownriver of Murchison Falls - some 400 kms from Lake VictoriaThe river Nile is full of Hippos and crocodiles so..… Do not go swimming!
6 Mount Elgon – the highest mountain in the east A National Park - near the border with KenyaAn extinct volcanoThis is the main area where…… Coffee is grown -A very valuable cash crop4321metres –8th highest in Africa
7 Dry savannah grassland in the north Near the border with Sudan
8 The north of Uganda is a large plateau. It is drier and so there is Savannah grassland – with fewer treesWild animals include herds of zebras and giraffesTrees include the deciduous acaciaThe grass is green in the summer rainy season but brown in the dry seasonThe grass can grow 2metres tall
9 The highest mountains are here in the Ruwenzori massif Highland in the south west near the border with Rwanda and The Congo.There are many National Parks here e.g. Bwindi
10 The Bwindi National Park is sometimes called the … … Impenetrable Forest ParkThe area has had wars recently and is unsafeKeeping down tourist numbersThere is some poaching of creatures like the mountain gorillas.
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