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Remember our Cycads this Endangered Species Day

18 May 2018
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The Eastern Cape is home to a number of iconic endangered species, notably our rhino population. But it is not only our rhino that are being poached to the point of extinction!

On the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species – and also actively...

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Surprise Baby Elephant Birth on Amakhala

27 April 2018
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There was great excitement among staff and visitors when a new baby elephant was spotted at Amakhala Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape.

After 22 months of gestation, a 10-year-old elephant cow, gave birth to her first calf, a male. A baby elephant...

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Local Learners Get Water Wise

30 March 2018
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Water is a precious resource. Every part of life is impacted by a lack of water or poor water quality – from personal health, hygiene and habitats, to food supply, livelihoods and the eradication of poverty and under-development.

As such, it is...

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How the Amakhala Cheetah Relocation Project is saving our cheetahs

28 February 2018
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In this must watch video, Mark Palmer, manager of Amakhala Game Reserve, tells how it’s relocation initiative has brought free-roaming cheetahs back to many provinces, and how Amakhala’s own female cheetah, which was relocated to Malawi in 2017,...

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Amakhala Foundation Bursary Programme: Building The Future

30 January 2018
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This year, 26 children from the communities surrounding Amakhala Game Reserve will be receiving quality education at Sidbury Primary School – and returning home to their families each day – thanks to the Bursary Programme provided by the Amakhala...

Safari365 Visits Amakhala Game Reserve And Bukela Game Lodge

Safari365 Visits Amakhala and Bukela Game Lodge

04 January 2018
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A team from Safari365 recently visited Bukela Game Lodge and Amakhala Game Reserve. They put together a written feature and video highlighting the best parts of their stay.

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A Great Christmas Gift! Amakhala Foundation Wildlife Calendar 2018

12 December 2017
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One of the most beautiful projects of the year is the Amakhala Foundation Wildlife Calendar. The field guides and game rangers on the reserve donate some of their photos for use in the calendar each year. These amazing photos are bordered by...

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Amakhala Foundation Supports Local Arts and Crafts

12 December 2017
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In addition to the magnificent wildlife and spectacular natural scenery, guests visiting the Amakhala Game Reserve and surrounding reserves in the Paterson area of the Eastern Cape also enjoy a little-known treasure: the Amakhala Craft Centre and...

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