Eastern Africa

This page includes maps indicating the current state of knowledge (as of August 2015) regarding the distribution of cheetah and African wild dogs within East Africa.

Please note that Range Wide Conservation Program is continually collecting new data to inform these maps; we will update the maps regularly so we recommend that you check back regularly for the latest versions.

Go to the Distribution page for a full description of the different range categories.


  • Cheetah Distribution and Status Eastern Africa, 2016
  • Cheetah Resident Range Eastern Africa, 2016

Wild Dog

  • Wild Dog Distribution and Status Eastern Africa, 2013
  • Wild Dog Resident Range Eastern Africa, 2013

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The Range Wide Conservation Program is a joint initiative of the Zoological Society of London and the Wildlife Conservation Society, endorsed by the IUCN Cat and Canid Specialist Groups. The program’s core operating costs are funded by the Howard G Buffet Foundation. Many other organisations have supported or funded various aspects of the program.