Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park

 

Overview
Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park is located on the south coast of Kenya, 40km from Ukunda town in Msambeni District of coast province.  The ecosystem covers a marine area with four small islands surrounded by coral-reef. Kisite Island is covered in low grass and herbs while Mpunguti Islands have dense coastal equatorial forest. Sea grasses Cymodocea serrulata and Syringodium isoetifolium cover a large area of the sub-littoral zone of the reef. Marine algae include Padina commersonii, Dictyota bartayresiana, Bostrychia binderi, Ulva lactuca, Dictyosphaora sp., Udotea indica, and Halimeda opuntia. 

Location
Msambeni District, Kenya

Contact
Website: www.kws.org/parks/parks_reserves/KMNP.html