Shambe National Park was established in 1985 and extends over an area of 620 square kilometres situated on the western bank of the White Nile.
It was established to preserve rhinos, hippopotamus and other mammals including different types of gazelles, foxes and monkeys, as well as lions, giraffes and ostriches.
The most popular Birds watching destination, where thousands of birds can be seen some of which are endemic while others are migratory.
The presence of the birds is favored by the presence of the wetland.
The wetland habitats around the park provide refuge to Elephant and other species