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30 June 2014Richtersveld Wildrun™

The rugged mountains of the Richtersveld National Park proved to be the perfect backdrop for the 57 trail runners who set out on the inaugural 150 kms Richtersveld Wildrun™ which was held over four

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23 June 2014Okavango Delta a World Heritage Site

Congratulations Botswana! Botswana’s Okavango Delta became the 1 000th site inscribed on the World Heritage List on 22 June 2014. Okavango was inscribed as a natural site by Unesco's World Heritag

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17 June 2014Tracker Academy trainees excel

Group 8 of the SA College for Tourism Tracker Academy students have just completed their final tracking assessment at Londolozi Game Reserve.

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9 June 2014Limpopo National Park issues 2013 revenue sharing cheque to park communities

Massingir, 1 June (LNP) - In a ceremony held in Mabalane and led by the Governor of Gaza Province, Mr Raimundo Diomba, a cheque for 1 387 303.20 Mt  (€32 146) was handed over to the Limpopo Nationa

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2 June 2014Zebras trek 500 km in Africa's longest terrestrial migration

A population of zebra has just secured the number one spot for the longest big-mammal migration ever documented in Africa. The zebra travel along a 500-km round trip journey in an almost direct north-

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28 May 2014Southern African Wildlife College news

For the latest on the Southern African Wildlife College's events, courses and student news, open the PDF.

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22 May 2014Major loss to the conservation world

Peace Parks Foundation is deeply saddened by the passing of Dr Anthony Hall-Martin, conservation director of African Parks, and well known and loved by everyone involved in conservation.

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19 May 2014Simalaha community wildlife monitors deployed

On 15 May the community wildlife monitors trained to work in the Simalaha Community Conservancy celebrated their passing out parade. The 22 wildlife monitors will replace the Sekute Community Trust an

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9 May 2014Nedbank Tour de Tuli 2014

The Nedbank Tour de Tuli is a renowned, premier mountain bike tour through some of Africa’s most pristine wilderness areas in Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa. It will take place from 1 to 6 Aug

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5 May 2014Wool farmers from across the globe visit the SA College for Tourism

Merino South Africa recently hosted 120 Merino wool farmers from Argentine, Australia, New Zealand, Hungary, the UK and the USA. As part of their tour of South Africa, the visitors spent three days in

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