From the Board
Please read the update from the Board (under Regular Features on the left). This information was shared with Members who attended the recent Members Information Evening on 01 June.
Short drive on Ingwelala? No such thing…
Brad Oliver in Bungalow #199, contributed this fascinating story, describing the interaction between a pride of lions on an impala kill and a solitary hippo investigating the lions’ meal.
The current drought at Ingwelala – just how bad is it?
There has been widespread coverage of the current drought in the media: this leads one to speculate just how severe this drought is at Ingwelala, compared with previous droughts. Rainfall records have been kept at Ingwelala since the early 1980s and, during this period, there have been three severe droughts including the current one.
An interesting snippet about an elephant that has managed to survive for some years with a hole in his head.
Also, Elephants Alive (Save the Elephants) are requesting your help to locate and identify several elephants in the APNR that require re-collaring.
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Extracts from the latest South African Weather Service, published late March, for the Seasonal Climate Watch, for the period April – August 2016
Ingwelala Work Parties:
The dates for 2016 have been fixed in the calendar:
25 & 26 April
08 & 09 July
02 & 03 October