Lapalala Reserve Report – April 2018

WILD DOGS IN THE WATERBERG! Did you know that one of the last true free-roaming packs of wild dogs in South Africa remains in the Waterberg? The pack currently consists

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Lapalala Reserve Report – March 2018

A CHAMELEON’S EYE Lapalala is home to some of the most beautiful creatures in the world. Not all of them are always so easy to spot though! After a few

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Lapalala Reserve Report – February 2018

FREE-RANGE ROAN IN LAPALALA! Since the last sighting of a roan antelope in Lapalala during the late 1990s, it has always been an objective to re-establish a free-ranging population of

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INTO THE WILD It was a very happy day for our camp rhinos this month following a decision by Lapalala management to release the rhinos in the breeding camp onto

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FISH EAGLE’S NEST! A few months ago, we noticed that our resident fish eagle pair at Kubu Dam was building a new nest in a dead tree clearly visible from

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BUFFALO ESCAPE! For some folks the grass always seems greener on the other side. Well, that definitely seemed to be the case for this adventurous buffalo that we already know

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TRACKING OUR ELEPHANTS An exciting event took place this month when, for the first time in Lapalala’s history, we placed tracking collars on two of our elephants. We are now

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INTRODUCTION Dale Parker answered a call from Clive Walker around 35 years ago to acquire a tract of Waterberg wilderness land with the objective of establishing a Wilderness School. Eric Rundgren,

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The widely acclaimed Lapalala Wilderness project in the Limpopo Waterberg has developed its first off grid lodge within this 45,000 hectare conservation area. A tented camp has been designed around the site

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INTRODUCTION Lapalala Wilderness has opened it’s new Founders Camp at Schotia Plains in the core area of the Reserve. The big 5 Lapalala Wilderness has now been extended to 45,000 hectares.

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