Tag Archives: Tracking

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 8

03 Sep
Lion Track

Marine Guides: Week 1 After a brief but well-rested break, myself, Wesly and Therien started on the first week of our four-week marine guide course in Boknesstrand, Cannon Rocks here in the Eastern Cape! The first week was a real eye-opener for the three of us newly appointed marine guides. Our first day out on […]

Inspirational Woman in Eco Tourism Careers: Taryn Ingram-Gillson

26 Aug
Taryn (2)

Highly motivated, strong, brave, patient and kind – this is one woman that has truly inspired us over the years. We have been working with Taryn for many years now and have always been so impressed by her positive attitude, her professionalism and her connection with nature. From starting out as a guide to now […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 5

13 Aug
Wes

Apprentice Field Guides Since I arrived at Ulovane, I have enjoyed every minute of my time here. Every week is full of new experiences and packed full of knowledge. This was the fifth week of our course, already halfway through! It was quite a busy week learning about amphibians, reptiles, conservation management, amongst other amazing […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 6

20 May
Wes (127)

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 4

08 May
Wes 126

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 […]