Tag Archives: Amakhala Game Reserve

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 1

17 Jul
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After a wonderful couple of weeks of downtime, the Ulovane Team are back and ready for action!! A very warm welcome to all the new recruits as well as our return students. The excitement on the first day was electric, I have a feeling it is going to be a memorable semester! Wishing everyone lots […]

Wildlife Wednesday: Trapdoor Spider

10 Jul
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Wildlife Wednesday: Trapdoor Spider This week Wildlife Wednesday is about the elusive and fascinating Trapdoor Spider! There is so little that is fully known about these creatures, but the little that has been discovered is enough for us to be drawn into the marvels of yet another intriguing creepy crawlie. Did you know there are […]

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, “Ulovane” 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 […]

Ulovane Update: April Field Guides & May Marine Guides

20 Jun
Ulovane Update: April Field Guides & May Marine Guides

The April 10 Week Field Guide Final Wrap from Justin It is difficult to believe that another Field Guide course has come and gone, just the other day I remember picking up our students at the airport. Everyone’s eyes were wide open with excitement for the following 10 weeks. We arrived at camp and everyone […]

Ulovane Update: April Field Guides and May Marines

11 Jun
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Field Guides: Week 9 We have reached week nine of our Field Guide Course! It has gone so quickly, but it is amazing what can be achieved in nine weeks! Our week started off with conservation activities on Ulovane Reserve; the hard work of road maintenance and repair! It was tiring and quite a challenge […]