Kruger 2 Canyon Newspaper was kind enough to send us the below article which discusses a new field and information guide titled ‘Raptor’s View and the Kruger 2 Canyon Biosphere Region’. Please read more about this below:
HOEDSPRUIT – Rael Loon, local birding enthusiast and published author, has just released a new field and information guide ‘Raptor’s View and the Kruger to Canyons Biosphere Region’. It is an invaluable guide for all Hoedspruiters that covers the geology, vegetation and wildlife of Raptor’s View and the surrounding Kruger to Canyon region.
The book, published by Jacana Media, includes excellent illustrations and photographs as well as information on the typical habitats in the region plus descriptions on a number of conspicuous species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects and plants that occur in the area. The second part of the book covers the human history and Kruger National Park history as well as useful information on places to visit and things to do in the region.
The book is user friendly, contains interesting facts and will make a great read for newcomers to the area as well as nature enthusiasts.