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Big 5 Sightings 09 to 15 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Moya, the female leopard, mating with the Airstrip male leopard on Seepline Road. Monday, 9 May 2016 (27ºC) One buffalo bull resting at Buff Pan Five members from the Tsalala lion pride moving south from EP open area A breeding herd of about 100 buffaloes feeding at Buff Pan A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Our Southern Boundary Another breeding herd of...

Big 5 sightings 2 to 8 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see nine members from the Breakaway pride having a standoff with five members from the Tsalala pride and fifteen hyenas on EP airstrip   Monday, 2 May 2016 (26ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, moving north from EP driveway Five members from the Tsalala pride resting at Serengeti Pan Two elephant bulls feeding at Ngala open area A breeding herd of about twenty elephants...

Big 5 Sightings 25 April to 1 May 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Anderson, the male leopard, feeding on a juvenile buffalo kill up in a tree on Our Southern Boundary. Monday, 25 April 2016 (30ºC) Anderson, the male leopard, resting with a young buffalo kill on Our Southern Boundary Salayexe, the female leopard, resting up in a tree on Rhino Ring East A breeding herd of about 200 buffalo’s resting on Central Road Two lionesses from...

Big 5 Sightings 18 to 24 April 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see one Styx male lion resting on a termite hill on Simbambili open area Monday, 18 April 2016 (30ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard and her cub moving west on Simbambili Firebreak One lioness from the Styx pride and one Birmingham male lion resting at Worsboom Crossing A breeding herd of about 300 buffalo’s drinking water at Big Dam One elephant bull feeding at Big Dam One...

Big 5 Sightings 11 to 17 April 2016

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the pack of 11 wild dogs again moving through our area. Monday, 11 April 2016 (30ºC) A breeding herd of about 200 buffaloes feeding on Marula Bult Central One elephant bull feeding close to Tamboti Crossing Shadow, the female leopard and her two cubs resting at the den on MMM South Four Birmingham males resting on Knobthorn open area A breeding herd of about fifteen...

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