DOINYO LENGAI The Mountain Of God Excellent photographs and descriptions
of the Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano, that towers above the East African Rift Valley
in northern Tanzania. Written by Frederick A. Belton and based on expeditions
to the area.
of the Alid Volcanic Center Alid is a structural dome and rhyolitic volcanic
center that rises about 700 m from the floor of the Danakil Depression, an actively
spreading graben that extends north from the Afar triple junction. USGS
The SPOT Satellite: Applications to Agriculture: Kenya and the African Rift
Valley Illustration of the fault blocks of the Rift Valley, as well as photographs
and Landsat MSS images of Kenya. A comparison of SPOT (an operational series of
Earth-observing satellites) images versus Landsat images of the same area.
Depression - One of "Wikipedia's" free sites; Offers an excellent
satellite image photo that one can download at high resolutions. Halfway down
the page is an excellent "Perspective view of the Afar depression and environs,
generated by draping a Landsat image over a Digital elevation model." This
page is filled with additional links (both environmental and geological) which
also lead to additional maps and photos. A look at this page is highly recommended!
African Photo Safari A collection of 8 photographic slideshows and videoclips
from Kenya, Tanzania and Zanzibar. Rift
Valley Photos 18 photos from Lake Nakuru, Lake Elmenteita and the Aberdares,