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A significant portion of the Serengeti Plain is protected and preserved from the ravages of modern society in the Serengeti National Park. This park, which extends for roughly 12,950 square kilometers, contains a diverse selection of habitats and wildlife. For the sake of comparison, the Serengeti National Park is approximately the size of Northern Ireland. It offers some of the most spectacular and undisturbed natural habitats found anywhere on the globe. The Serengeti National Park is bordered by Lake Victoria in the west, Lake Eyasi in the south, and the Great Rift Valley to the east.
Within Mendel, religion and science were harmonized. Living as a monk, he raised and monitored more than 20,000 pea plants inside the walls of his monastery. He was a teacher of physics and also a beekeeper who tried with little success to study the inheritance of traits in bees. His responsibilities in later life in leading the monastery overtook his earlier priority on scientific studies.