Giraffe in Burunge WMA (image) Penn State Share Print E-Mail Caption A giraffe in the Burunge Wildlife Management Area in Tanzania. A new study by Penn State biologist Derek Lee shows that this management area, which is managed by local villages in exchange for a share of tourism revenue, has positive effects on wildlife including giraffes. The study is one of the first to demonstrate the ecological effects of community-based natural resource management areas on wildlife. Credit Derek Lee, Wild Nature Institute/Penn State Usage Restrictions Credit must be provided alongside image Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.