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Elephant Cow Raises Twins – What Happened?

This rare and absolutely astounding sighting was made on tour through the Etosha National Park. From what was observed it seemed as if the Elephant Cow had two little ones to care for. It is not sure whether it was … Continue reading

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Namibia: Lions feast on Elephant

On a Safari through the Etosha National Park a group of tourists, lead by the owner of Guest Farm Scheidhof, encountered a pride of lions feasting on the carcass of a dead Elephant. After making a few inquires, the cause … Continue reading

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Kalahari – A Smell of Sweetness

The sweet smell of the Camelthorn Flowers annouces the start of spring in the Kalahari. Read more about the Camelthorn Tree and why it is called Acacia Erioloba

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Fire Fighting

“A bushfire destroyed 7000 Hectare Farmland on the 23.08.2011. The fire started due to Termites that ate their way through a power line pole. When the pole fell to the ground the cables ignited the grass. Domestic Animals were injured … Continue reading

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Namibia to create a new ‘mega’ National Park

The creation of a new National Park will leave Namibia with the eighth largest conservation area in the world. Namibia, winner of the Top Country awards at the Wanderlust Travel Awards 2011 yesterday, has announced it is to open a … Continue reading

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Namibia Rainfall Performance at specified Places – January 2010

January 2010 was characterized by fairly widespread and moderate to heavy rainfall in Namibia. Widespread heavier falls occurred in the northeastern, northern and central parts of the country. Out of the 37 stations used in the monitoring, only three (Walvis … Continue reading

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