As from 18th to 24th February 2018 the NECC is scheduled to carry out field investigations in the eastern region. The complaints have arose due to environmental degradation in the region. They are tabulated below.

Location Nature of complaint
Nunguni, Machakos County Sand harvesting activities  have led to the drying up of Kaiti river
Kithyoko, Machakos County Lack of consultation of the public regarding proposed donkey abattoir
Ngulu village, Kibwezi, Makueni County Improper disposal of asbestos
Mbooni, Makueni County Illegal logging at Kivale Forest
Endau and Malalani, Kitui County Destruction of Endau forest through cutting of trees for charcoal burning
Mutha, Kitui County Wanton tree felling in Mutha area