They all have an incredibly difficult task and without them our natural treasures would not be safe. So to all the rangers out there, Thank You! In the video below Prince William acknowledges the brave and tireless work of the world’s rangers.
What a month it has been! We have been treated to wild dog, leopard, large elephant and buffalo herds, lions and then our migratory birds have returned. View all the pics here.
It has been a very exciting few weeks with various spectacular sightings. Read our latest Ranger Diary here.
Read our most recent ranger diary here. It has been a very interesting few weeks, especially surrounding the January floods.
As I write this newsletter I am being serenaded by a Woodlands Kingfisher in the background, a sure sign summer is here and with it has breathed new life into the surrounding bush. Youngsters abound at the moment, like this young zebra foal. The impala have also lambed and seem too numerous to even count. […]
Spring has arrived and we are all enjoying the warm weather it has brought with it. Various tree species have responded to the change in climate and have already blossomed. The browsers have taken full advantage of this and numerous giraffe and kudu can be seen throughout the property. There have been some magnificent kudu […]
During the last couple of months, guests of Tanda Tula Safari Camp have witnessed some amazing sightings. Even though the mornings are fairly fresh, we have been quietly warmed by the expectation of seeing something really exciting during our game drives. After the initial early chill, the days are just magnificent with temperatures in the […]
In a recent blog update, we touched on how good the weather at our tented safari camp has been of late. With wonderful late rains the bush is looking absolutely fabulous. We are seeing an array of large herbivores abound at the moment with numerous sightings of elephant, buffalo, rhino and giraffe. The impala rutting […]
The rains have slowed over the last couple of months, with temperatures reaching the mid-30s on a daily basis, and the surrounding bush having receded slightly and taken on a brownish tinge. We are still well short of our average rainfall and can only hope that we get some late rain to make it through […]
As I write, the soft pitter-patter of rain can be heard outside. So far we have had just over 270mm of rain and, since it has been good soaking rain, the trees and grass have responded well. Some grass stands almost head high and we’ve had to cut back some around the pathways leading to […]