Category: Featured Article

Chili Peppers puts elephants at bay

One of the things that allows Chobe NP to be special is the lack of fencing.  Unfortunately, this creates huge problems for Botswana farmers.  This article, from the government newspaper, hints that some natural solutions may be available.  If you…

The Phika Is Real

The Phika is a fabled animal in Batswana culture.  Here is an article from Mmegi Online regarding the lore. Mmegi Online By staff writer Monkagedi Gaotlhobogwe Have you ever ever doubted tales about Phika, the devilish serpent? Well, maybe some…

Moveable Feast

This article was published in ‘theVoice’ – all we can say is ‘that’s Africa‘ By Chenjelani Baraedi When a wounded kudu found refuge in a family’s village compound, it thought it had found safety, and the family thought that they…

Photographing the African Elephant

The following article is by: Jill Sneesby and Barrie Wilkins and was originally published in OutdoorPhoto.co.za which is a South African photo forum.  All copyrights for text and images is to Jull Sneesby and Barry Wilkins. Jill Sneesby and Barrie…