The wildebeest, star of the Great Migration, is one of Africa’s toughest animals. Seeing this comical antelope on safari is very entertaining
Wildebeest sleep for just four and a half hours in a 24 hour period – most deeply in the dead of night – says new research
Migratory routes of wildebeest in East Africa are under threat as human populations expand, say scientists.
The Serengeti and Maasai Mara ecosystems see huge herds of wildebeest and zebras migrating in a continuous search for the best food and water. Although this journey follows a similar annual route, exact timing varies based on rainfall. When the rains beckon, the wildebeest go. In spite of the big cats in waiting, or the …