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Wildlife Wednesday: The Secretary Bird

24 Jul
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Wildlife Wednesday: The Secretary Bird The 2019 Bird of the Year! Some might describe this as one of Africaโ€™s most interesting looking birds, with a head that resembles an eagle, but powerfully built, long bare looking legs that one would associate with storks! It is; however, a bird of prey and it belongs to a […]

Wildlife Wednesday: The Chameleon

03 Jul
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Wildlife Wednesday: The Chameleon (Ulovane) We all know about chameleons, but very few people grasp the iconic value of chameleons to Africa and particularly South Africa. Our namesake, โ€œUlovaneโ€ is the isiXhosa word for Chameleon. And what a fascinating creature indeed! 15 out of 19 chameleon species in South Africa are dwarf chameleons, that are […]