The Wood family & “The House in the Wild” in the Mara have a deep, long standing and meaningful connection with the Maasai community, the wildlife and the land, encouraging renewable practices that serve as a model for living in harmony with nature. Through their personal relationships, cultural programs & conservation efforts, they help to preserve the pastoral traditions, stories, medicine & ways of life of the Maasai and the surrounding natural environment.
The creation of the Enonkishu Conservancy, “House in the Wild” raises money through revenue. This supports sustainable rangeland management that allows space & resources for the people, cattle & wildlife. Enonkishu fascinating project designed to improve productivity of the livestock in the region, thereby improving livelihoods and maintaining heritage. Enonkishu is the selected conservation partner with WWF and UNESCO-IHE as the pilot project in their regenerative rangelands project.