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Ulovane Update: The Reality behind Trails Guiding

30 May
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The reality behind trails guiding It is an early winters morning and a blanket of mist is hanging low over the bushveld. The first few golden rays of the sun reflects off the blanket creating a magical feeling, a picturesque scene unfolds as the bush becomes alive with the dawn chorus of the birds as […]

Ulovane Update: April Field Guides & Backup Trails Guides

28 May
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Field Guides Week 7 and our main focus was mammals, prepping for our assessment game drives and our hosting evening. The weather was not our friend, as winter has arrived early, but loads was planned for the week ahead and we were not going to let the weather hold us back. It was the final […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 6

20 May
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Backup Trails Guides This was our second last week here at Ulovane. It’s insane how quickly the time has gone for these six weeks. Our hearts are getting heavy knowing we have one more week left. This week has been a practical one full of tracking and trails. We have been doing a combination of […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 5

14 May
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Field Guides Monday is always a weird day of the week but it can honestly be one of the best at Ulovane. Monday was a day that the Field Guides explored an area of Amakhala Game Reserve that we had not yet been to; the northern territory! We got to see a huge herd of […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 4

08 May
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Backup Trails Guides Another amazing week of walking through the bush on Amakhala Game Reserve! We started the week in the classroom with lectures specifically aimed at learning how to approach animals on foot, animal diseases and incident and crime scene management. Three very different but equally important topics. Something that was especially interesting for […]