Monthly Archives: January 2012

Kariega Game Reserve Leopard Project – Research Update

Kariega Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape of South Africa are conducting interesting and valuable research into their Leopard populations. As part of the project, volunteers will be involved and assist with the ongoing research. Introduction We’ve come to the … Continue reading

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Hoedsrpuit Endangered Species Centre – Recent Flood Updates

On the 18th Janurary 2012 Hoedspruit in the Limpopo province of South Africa was declared a disaster area. A hurricane that hit Mozambique had devastating effects on the area, as a result over 500mm of rain fell which caused flash … Continue reading

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Reasons to Take a Wildlife Conservation Trip

A wildlife conservation trip is a great way to combine a very worthwhile cause with some life changing adventure. Working with animals overseas is not only for the young but also the young at heart, who said that saving the … Continue reading

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Elephant Wildlife Conservation in History – A Remarkable Tale

It is common knowledge that, throughout history, there have been some harrowing and tragic accounts of nonsensical hunting of endangered animal species, some even to extinction. It is, with this in mind, a breath of fresh air when we hear … Continue reading

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ORCA Marine Foundation General Update

It’s been a while since we have posted about out exciting Marine Conservation project in the Western Cape of South Africa. The project allows those amongst you that are fascinated and passionate about the ocean to get involved with some … Continue reading

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HESC Update – Cheetahs Released on Blue Canyon Conservancy

At the end of last year HESC went to Mountain Zebra National Park in Cradock, Graaf-Reinet to fetch five cheetahs that were due to be relocated to the Blue Canyon Conservancy in Hoedspruit. The adult female (age unknown) and her … Continue reading

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World Aids Day 2011

World AIDS Day is held on the 1st of December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have … Continue reading

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