Benefits that have resulted from the reclamation of Yala swamp

The following are Benefits that have resulted from the reclamation of Yala swamp.

  • Has led to control of floods in the area.
  • Has created employment opportunities and raised living standards.
  • Has stimulated development of infrastructure.
  • Has increased the amount of agricultural land.
  • Mosquitoes were controlled.
  • Better farming methods were introduced.
  • Increased agricultural output due to introduction of new crops.