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Manager’s Report September 2017

Manager’s Report September 2017

Spring is in the air!  Birds are singing, trees are blooming and the bush is a slowly turning into a painted canvas of green delight!  It seems as if everything almost transformed overnight, after we received an extremely welcome shower of rain just before the last...

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Rangers Report September 2017

Rangers Report September 2017

Spring is finally here and with it, came some wonderful rain and temperatures. With 18mm of rain, the bush received a total facelift in the form of wonderfully bright, green colours. The average maximum temperature for this month was 32°C. All the browsers in the area...

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Recent Big 5 Sightings

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the Ingrid Dam female leopard, resting at Big Dam   Monday, 14 August 2017 (26ºC) A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Methlowani Road Five lionesses from the Nkuhuma pride resting with their six cubs and one...

Big 5 Sightings 07 to 13 August 2017

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a pangolin foraging at Tamboti Crossing. Monday, 7 August 2017 (23ºC) • One Matimba male lion resting on Mfezi open area • Tiyani, the female leopard, stalking a steenbok close to Kudu Drift • Ten members of the Nkuhuma lion...

Sightings 31 July to 06 August 2017

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Mvula, the male leopard, moving east on Simbambili Firebreak Monday, 31 July 2017 (26ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Eastern Bank Manyeleti A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding at...

Big 5 Sightings 24 – 30 July 2017

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a pack of twelve wild dogs hunting impala’s on Serengeti open area   Monday, 24 July 2017 (29ºC) Salayexe, the female leopard, hunting impala’s at Pungwe Island Crossing Hosana, the young male leopard, hunting impalas at 47...

Big 5 Sightings 17 – 23 July 2017

The Big 5 highlight of the week was Salayexe, the female leopard, mating with Anderson, the male leopard, on Sawmill open area   Monday, 17 July 2017 (28ºC) A elephant bull drinking water at EP open area A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Mamba Road...

Big 5 Sightings 10 to 16 July 2017

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Two lionesses from the Tsalala pride resting with their two cubs at Big Dam.   Monday, 10 July 2017 (31ºC) Two Birmingham male lions stalking a buffalo bull around Serengeti Pan Two Birmingham male lions and one Nkuhuma...

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