31-05-2019 Hits:172 Lionspruit and the Call of Africa Andrew Hudson
Monitoring the lions in Lionspruit is more than a pleasurable duty. We have two lions here. The large male is nick-named ‘Fluffy’ because as a young lion he had an...
08-04-2017 Hits:3000 Fauna Andrew Hudson
‘Using diet and plant resources to set wildlife stocking densities in Africa savannas’, J du P. Bothma, N. van Rooyen*, M. W. van Rooyen*,Wildlife Society Bulletin 32(3):840-851. 2004, of which this...
19-10-2016 Hits:5490 Fauna Andrew Hudson
Photo by Joce Gordon
13-04-2015 Hits:2459 Lionspruit and the Call of Africa Andrew Hudson
HONORARY RANGERS AND NKOMAZI MUNICIPALITY JOIN HANDS TO WORK ON THE BUSH ENCROACHMENT IN LIONSPUIT. Following on the analysis undertaken last week by Jaco Minnaar, John Webber and Joce Gordon together with...
10-04-2015 Hits:3408 Fauna Andrew Hudson
OFFICE OF THE MANAGER: ENVIRONMENT AND NATURE CONSERVATION Enquiries: Velly After years of stormy relationships between the Nkomazi Local Municipality, MTPA and Marloth Park residents, the 19th March 2015 heralded a new...
26-10-2014 Hits:11688 Fauna Andrew Hudson
Marloth Park Game Counts 2012 - 2014 PROPOSED REMOVALS Source: (https://www.facebook.com/groups/295252393951366/548263105316959/) The [Forum] meeting on the 19th of March 2015, at Marloth Park, where the proposed 2015 game removals for Marloth Park was...
03-07-2014 Hits:17125 Fauna Andrew Hudson
Except in times of drought, feed the local wildlife only sparingly. The following article reprinted from The Marloth Park Review, November 2005, is a good guide as to who likes...
09-06-2014 Hits:2106 Fauna Andrew Hudson
Marloth Park Fortnightly Game Counts
Sector maps: click on any image for full size view Block 1 Block 2 Block 3 Block 4 Block 5 Block 6
08-06-2014 Hits:8197 Fauna Andrew Hudson
08-06-2014 Hits:2661 Lionspruit and the Call of Africa Joce Gordon
LIONSPRUIT LIONS The ‘Old Lady’ (Mama Cat) was euthanized during June 2014. She was very thin due to the bad condition of her teeth. Her approximate age was 16 – and...