Monthly Blog Archives: April 2011

Rangers Diary: 18-24 April ’11

Monday 18 April We started the morning off by looking elephants. A message on the radio of tracks coming in from the Kruger National Park sent us rushing east to the Kruger boundary, where we found a herd of about 20 elephants milling about and feeding. A little later we found a big male lion …
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Rangers Diary: 11-17 April ’11

Monday The mornings are getting progressively colder now, and as a result the early drives require a fair amount of bundling up. We decided to take a little bumble towards the western sector for a change of scenery. Yesterday evening we saw Jordaan (big male leopard) up a tree with a kudu kill. On following …
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March sightings

Leopard was seen on 23 days Lion was seen on 19 days Elephant was seen on 22 days Buffalo was seen on 11 days Rhino was seen on 14 days Cheetah was seen on 8 days Wild dog was seen on 3 days

Rangers Diary: 4-10 April ’11

  Monday The start of a new week, hopefully it will be as good as the last one. We headed off to the east of the property and were lucky enough to find Thandi, but unfortunately her cub was nowhere to be seen. After spending quite a bit of time with her, we moved along …
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Rangers Diary: 28 March-3 April

  Monday This morning was still very wet and quiet, so all we managed to see was a herd of elephants. The afternoon more than made up for it however, when we ran into a lone buffalo bull and a herd of about forty elephants with a group of lively youngsters in quick succession. After …
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