Category Archives: Ecology

Sounds of the African Bush

There are few people who know me reasonably well who are unaware of my love affair with the African bush.  I head off to the Kruger National Park, or some other bushveld reserve whenever I can afford it, which is … Continue reading

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World Ranger Day 31 July 2016

World Ranger Day commemorates rangers killed or injured in the line of duty, and celebrates the work rangers do to protect the world’s natural and cultural treasures. World Ranger Day is observed annually on the 31st of July, and is … Continue reading

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101 Kruger Tales

Author/Compiler: Jeff Gordon Title:  101 Kruger Tales Sub-title:  Extraordinary stories from ordinary visitors to the Kruger National Park Format:  Soft cover, 410 pages Publisher:  Struik Nature Year:  2015 Recommended selling price:  R270 ISBN: 9780620611329 I read this book through in … Continue reading

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World Water Day 2016 – 22 March

All photographs taken in the Kruger National Park by Raymond Phillips and used with his permission.

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Wildlife Southern Africa

Title:  Wildlife Southern Africa Sub-title:  National Parks and Reserves Author:   Marielle Renssen Photographers:  Various Publishers:  Map Studio Year:  2015 Recommended Selling Price:  R250.00 ISBN:  978-1-77026-801-2 There can be few people who know me who don’t know that my choice of … Continue reading

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Shaping Kruger, by Mitch Reardon

I’ve had Shaping Kruger by Mitch Reardon for quite a while now.  I initially took it with me when I went to the Kruger Park on holiday, but merely dipped into it because I was busy with Kruger activities and … Continue reading

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50/50 goes to the Seychelles for World Ocean Day

In their 7 June 2015 programme at 17:30 on SABC 3, and in honour of World Ocean’s day on the 8th June 2015, 50/50 are bringing South African viewers a very special island style broadcast from the island paradise of … Continue reading

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