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Decoding science, Human-wildlife conflict

“Shock” value – the animal toll of electric fences

What is the animal toll of electric fences? Safeguarding protected and wild areas comes at the expense of countless wildlife, says research

Opinion Editorial

THIS WEEK

The cheetahs of southern Tanzania; Botswana’s salt pans; how you can save lions; two island-style tropical breaks, and the savannah’s hierarchy of fear – this week with AG

Botswana, Salt Pans

Botswana’s salt pans

Botswana’s salt pans, including Makgadikgadi Pan, are of the largest on earth. The site of zebra migrations, the pans are an epic safari spot

Decoding science, Natural history

The cheetahs of southern Tanzania

A new study, aimed at aiding the conservation of Tanzania’s cheetahs, reveals the secrets of the cheetahs of the Ruaha-Rungwa ecosystem

Opinion Editorial

THIS WEEK

The hybrid elephants of Kibale; Lake Manyara NP; a new pangolin; and a prime-season safari to Botswana at a special early-bird rate – this week with AG

Tanzania

Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara, home to millions of migratory flamingos & high elephant densities, is the perfect base from which to start your Tanzanian safari

Decoding science, Natural history

The hybrid elephants of Kibale – new research on how to distinguish types of African elephant

A new study from Kibale has laid the groundwork to distinguish between forest/savannah elephant hybrids and different elephant species

Opinion Editorial

THIS WEEK

The science of keeping Kruger’s rhinos safe; help collar lions to secure their future; ultimate Cape Town to-do list; and see the zebra migration – this week with AG

Cape Town, Cape Winelands, Destinations, South Africa

Cape Town: the ultimate to-do list

The city of Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most popular tourist destinations – for good reason. Here’s our ultimate Cape Town to-do list

Decoding science, Illegal wildlife trade, Poaching

The science behind keeping the rhinos of Greater Kruger safe

How effective are Greater Kruger’s interventions in keeping rhinos safe? A new report analyses the effectiveness of rhino conservation

Boteti, Natural history, Salt Pans

Botswana’s zebra migrations

Botswana hosts two zebra migrations, one of which is the longest mammal migration in Africa. The zebras travel in search of water and grazing

Opinion Editorial

THIS WEEK

Your November safari sorted; Mara photo safari; Serengeti tented adventure & down with Botswana/Namibia vet fences? – this week with AG

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