The Zambezi River is one of Africa’s main energy assets and could become as well one of the continent’s main water highway, but many threats ranging from climate change to the risk of collapse of the Kariba dam, must be addressed.
We are a nation inhabiting diverse amount of flora and fauna. So, there is greater reason for us to conserve them in their natural habitat. Globally, a lot of faunal Indian species (e.g. Gray Wolf (Canis lupus pallipes), Kalij pheasant (Lophura leucomelanos) have been categorized in IUCN red list as “least concern”, but in India […]
By Nicholas Okeya. Originally published on SciDev.Net. A dangerous invasive alien weed known as field dodder could be a serious menace to agriculture and biodiversity across Sub-Saharan Africa, and reduce crop yields, scientists say.
Our safari experience was spread over two days, which made for an amazing first safari adventure! Over the two days, we went on two safaris – a full day game drive, and an early morning game drive. We saw a variety of animals; big and small, old and young. One thing that we were pleased […]
On April 1, I shared a video by PaintedDog TV called “Re-collaring a Male Lion.” Here’s a follow-up video that Brent Leo-Smith and Wium Dornbrack made to answer viewers’ questions. My first post about “Re-collaring a Male Lion” earned many comments, some of which expressed concerns about the video. One reader asked why the scientists […]
Our campsite at Nambwa is stunning – it’s right by a lagoon filled with lily pads, and even has it’s own little deck to sit on and watch the surrounding wildlife (of which there turned out to be plenty!). We made good use of the deck and drank the last of our inveroche gin (thanks […]
But the tracks and trails are not always so empty. – Copyright Debbie Smyth, 9 April 2019Posted as part of Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge