Location: Kapisha hotsprings

General Information

Quarter degree square: 1031D2

Country: Zambia

Habitat: some mushitu and swampy forest

Altitude range: 1438 m

Annual rainfall: 951-1150 mm

Location (short): Northern Province

Location (detailed): 19 km further on the road from the Manor house Shiwa Ng'andu direction Kasama.


They have chalet accomodation and a campsite(and since the ned of 2012 electricity) and they have a wonderful spring. There is some mushitu just below the main house. Here causaways have been constructed through swampy forest and provide very easy access to this often unaccessible habitat.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Location details: Kapisha hotsprings.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/location-display.php?location_id=118, retrieved 21 May 2024

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