Game Drive Sightings 15 – 21 June 2020

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Hukumuri, the male leopard

The game drive highlight of the week was to see two male leopards having a brawl over a kill.

 

Monday, 15 June 2020

17°C

A breeding herd of about sixty buffaloes feeding close to Serengeti open area

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants drinking water at EP open area

Three buffalo bulls feeding close to Pungwe Pan

Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants drinking water at Serengeti Pan

Tiyani, the female leopard, scent marking on Robsons boundary

 

Tuesday, 16 June 2020

19°C

A breeding herd of about forty elephants feeding on Marula Bult Central

Six buffalo bulls resting in the water at Red Dam

Tiyani, the female leopard, scent marking on Tamboti Crossing

Another breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding op EP open area

An unknown male leopard moving west from EP Grasscut

Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants drinking water at Rhino Pan

 

Barn owls

 

Wednesday, 17 June 2020

17°C

Ndzutini, the young female leopard, walking through EP camp

Tiyani, the female leopard, scent marking on Horseshoe open area

 A breeding herd of about sixty elephants feeding on Rhulani open area

The hyena den was active with 2 pups and 3 adults

Three buffalo bulls resting on EP open area

 

Thursday, 18 June 2020

16°C

Tiyani, the female leopard, and her daughter, Ndzutini, on a duiker kill close to Nyala Crossing

A breeding herd of about fifty elephants playing in the mud at Bushcamp Pan

A breeding herd of about sixty buffaloes feeding on Ngala open area

Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Knobthorn open area

Cara, the young female leopard, resting on 2nd Windmill Road

 

Friday, 19 June 2020

22°C

A breeding herd of about sixty buffaloes feeding on Shomboma Road

Ti

Hyena female and pup

yani, the female leopard, and her daughter, Ndzutini, still on the duiker kill close to Nyala Crossing

A breeding herd of about thirty elephants drinking water at Leeukuil Pan

An unknown male leopard moving east from Sawmill Road

Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants drinking water at Big Dam

 

Saturday, 20 June 2020

23°C

Xidulu, the female leopard, scent marking on Safari airstrip

Cara, the young female leopard, resting at 2nd Windmill Pan

A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on A-Main

Another breeding herd of about fifty elephants feeding on Madash Road

A breeding herd of about sixty buffaloes feeding on Mafufunyane Road

Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on Pungwe Island

 

Sunday, 21 June 2020

25°C

A breeding herd of about forty elephants feeding on EP open area

Another breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding on MMM South

Tiyani, the female leopard, resting on Old Mhisi Kaya Road

Ndzutini, the young female leopard, resting on Shirley’s Crossing Road

Hukumuri, the male leopard chased Tortoise Dam, the male leopard, off his kill south of Land Cruiser Crossing

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