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Ulovane Update June Semester Week 6

04 Aug
Ulovane Melissa week 6 (4)

Apprentice Field Guides Reece has written a wonderful account of week six of their Apprentice Field guide course! What an eventful week; indeed, you will enjoy reading about these adventures! The week started off with a lecture on birds with the Trails guide instructor Piet, who is a bird specialist. I never really had any […]

Ulovane Update June Semester Week 5

28 Jul
Ulovane FG

Apprentice Trails Guides Monday started off with a bang, literally, we completed the Jungle Lane exercises, it was a huge learning curve for me. I learned that my observational awareness is not very good under stressful situations and that I need to become more aware of how things add up around me. I realised that […]

Ulovane Update: Wildlife Wednesday focus on Monkeys

22 Jul
Ulovane

Wildlife Wednesday Always make time to Monkey around!! The Vervet Monkey & Chacma Baboons These Old World primates have a largely vegetarian diet, occasionally feeding on invertebrates. Something interesting about primates is they are one of the few mammals with color vision, which allows them to distinguish between green and ripe fruit. They are very […]

Ulovane Update June Semester Week 4

21 Jul
Ulovane Field Guides

Apprentice Trails Guides Megan last wrote to you as an Apprentice Field Guide, today she is here to tell her story of week four on their Apprentice Trails Guide course! This week has been productive. In class, we covered theory on approaching dangerous game animals on foot, learning about animal diseases and crime scene/incident management. […]

Ulovane Update June Semester Week 3

16 Jul
Megan week 3

Apprentice Field Guides Simon, from South Africa, is here to share his story of week three of the Apprentice Field Guide course! He has experience in farm management and has joined us here at Ulovane as he is passionate about wildlife and has a desire to further his knowledge in this field. From very cold […]