AFRICAN ELEPHANTS ARE NOT SELF SUSTAINING IN EUROPEAN ZOOS 

[Posted 9th March 2018]

Read my first-hand encounter of working with African zoo elephants, the suffering and premature deaths I witnessed and the shocking results my masters research revealed.....

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FACE-TO-FACE WITH A WEEPING MOUNTAIN GORILLA 

[Posted 23rd April 2019]

Critically endangered mountain gorillas share >95% of their DNA with us. Yet humans are the biggest threat to their survival and despite some success in conservation efforts, it is deemed the most dangerous conservation project in the world. Read my experience Gorilla trekking in Uganda and the conservation challenges this species faces....

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SIYAFUNDA WILDLIFE & CONSERVATION - PROTECTING THE BIG 5

[Posted 21st February 2018]

The word "Siyafunda" is a Zulu word meaning "To learn and to teach". Based in the Greater Makalali Game Reserve in South Africa, I joined the team living alongside Africa's most notorious wildlife and learning what it takes to be a wildlife ranger.....  

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ADVANCES IN CAMERA TRAP TECHNOLOGY TO MONITOR ELUSIVE MAMMALS 

[Posted 9th March 2018]

In this ground breaking research I conducted on European otters in North Yorkshire, UK, I explain how camera trap technology is the future for elusive species monitoring and research.....

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N/AN KU SE - COMBATING CONFLICTS BETWEEN FARMERS & BIG CATS IN NAMIBIA 

[Posted 28th January 2018]

95% of Namibia is farmland. Namibia is home to lions, leopards and cheetahs. How do local farmers and these large predators coexist? I traveled to Namibia to see how N/an Ku Se are building the bridge between these unlikely neighbors....

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RHINO POACHING - BLOOD & CORRUPTION IN KRUGER NATIONAL PARK

[Posted 13th April 2018]

Rhino hunting for their horns has a long history, traditionally with the Chinese claiming it has medicinal purposes and more recently it is used as a status symbol to display success and wealth. .....  

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