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Natures Theatre - Trapped Kudu - Etosha 2013

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As we arrived one morning at the Chudob waterhole in Etosha (2013), we found a Kudu Bull that was trapped in the water by a large clan of Hyaenas. 1,103 more words

Nature Photography

On Safari at Addo Elephant National Park

Situated in the Eastern Cape, just a short distance from nearby coastal city Port Elizabeth, the Addo Elephant National Park is the third largest of South Africa’s wildlife conservation areas. 755 more words


Langebaan Lagoon make-over

SA National Parks (SANParks) are very busy in the West Coast National Park. I spent a pleasant day there this week, no rushing, no deadline, and a great lunch with the birds at Geelbek. 220 more words

Lucky Escape

Last week I wrote about the anguish of the mother Hippo as she stood over the body of her young baby which had been killed and her subsequent retaliation towards other members of the pod.   777 more words

CNP Safaris

Running Drush on Windows Azure Websites

Drush is a shell-based application used to control, manipulate, and administer Drupal sites. On the surface, drush is an excellent tool for updating site modules and managing your Drupal website. 491 more words


southern ground hornbill at the dallas zoo

The southern ground hornbill is the largest species of hornbill bird and can be found naturally across the savannas of Africa. These birds are listed as vulnerable, according to the IUCN Red List, but studies done in South Africa suggest they could be in much worse trouble than scientists previously thought. 263 more words


Kudos to the Kudu for Squaring Off with a Rhino

It’s what you might call a mismatch – a 500- to 600-pound greater kudu squaring off with a white rhino easily four to five times more massive – but this encounter, which took place in a mixed-species exhibit at the Houston Zoo, was essentially an exercise in posturing and ended without harm or injury to either animal.