Tag Archives: eastern cape

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: 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: All good things must come to an end

25 Jun
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Ulovane Update: Marine Guide Course Final Update This is our final week of Ulovane, almost all of us have been here for 6 months and have successfully completed our Field Guide, Back-Up Trails and now Marine Guide courses. I think I can speak for all my fellow students when I say we are leaving with […]

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 […]

Ulovane update: The AAEC 4 Day Ulovane Experience

31 May
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For the fifth successful year running, we had 15 high school students from AAEC Early College High Schools from Arizona in the U.S.A, join us here at Ulovane Reserve over the last four days. They travelled under the guidance of Dr Rice, Shari, Cody and Jeremy. A VERY BIG THANK YOU must go to Dr […]