Lunga district is one of the newly created districts in the province. It was declared a district in 2012. The district comprises archipelago of islands in the Bangweulu Wetlands in the South East of Lake Bangweulu.
Lunga district has nineteen (19) learning institutions. Thirteen (13) primary schools, five (5) community schools and one (1) private school. - Lunga [DEBS]
The Bangweulu wetlands - LungaThese are expansive clear water wetlands in the South east of Lake Bangweulu. The Bangweulu are renowned to be the haven for numerous avian species and other wild life species. Unique to the wetlands are the beautiful Black Lechwe and the Shoebill Stock.