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Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 5

14 May
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Field Guides Monday is always a weird day of the week but it can honestly be one of the best at Ulovane. Monday was a day that the Field Guides explored an area of Amakhala Game Reserve that we had not yet been to; the northern territory! We got to see a huge herd of […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 2

24 Apr
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Backup Trails Guides We return refreshed and re-energized after our short weekend off.  We knew what was waiting for us this week to come! It was the week of Advanced Rifle Handling and we were as nervous as can be. For some of us, it was the first time in our lives to even touch […]

Ulovane Update: Field Guides Week 7 & Final Wrap Backup Trails

07 Mar
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Field Guides Week 7 This week has been exciting! It’s unbelievable this is already our 7th week here at the campus, life at Ulovane flies past not leaving you with a moment to blink.   We started off with lectures about mammals which is what most of us have all been waiting for since week […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 5

19 Feb
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Backup Trails Guides This week was really a fast paced week, and from what I can gather it is going to be like this until the end. We kicked off the week by preparing ourselves for our ARH assessments (advanced rifle handling) due later in the week by practicing at camp with dummy ammunition and running […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 4

15 Feb
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Field Guides Our fourth week already and it started off with an amazing morning game drive: a new-born waterbuck, the female cheetah that got chased away by a warthog, an amazing elephant sighting of the herd with the little baby that was born last week with some giraffes in between as well. No better way […]