Monthly Blog Archives: December 2012

Rangers Diary 16 – 22 December 2012

Sunday We started the morning drive off by heading straight to our airstrip to follow up on a male leopard that had been seen with an impala lamb that he had killed and treed the previous morning. On arrival, we found that he had consumed the carcass and had headed south. Since the tracks were …
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Rangers Diary 9 – 15 December 2012

Sunday Having heard lions calling all night to the northeast of the lodge, we started out the morning safari by heading in that direction. We managed to locate the lions easily because they were still calling. There were two big males that we identified as the Matimbas, as well as one lioness from the Kahuma …
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Rangers Diary 2 – 8 December 2012

Sunday This morning’s safari started off with the discovery of leopard tracks close to the lodge. We decided to spend some time on them as we suspected that they may belong to the female leopard, Shadow, who has cubs in a drainage system close to our lodge. We would only see the cubs if she …
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Rangers Diary 25 November – 1 December 2012

Sunday The light show from the thunderstorm that rolled in last night was spectacular, but there was minimal rainfall. We headed out this morning in heavily overcast weather, moving in the direction of the airstrip. We found the two males and one female from the Styx pride watching a couple of wildebeest that were well …
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November Sightings

Lions – seen on 19 days Leopards – seen on 26 days Elephants – seen on 23 days Buffalo – seen on 24 days Wild dogs – seen on 7 days Cheetah – seen on 2 days  

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