Leopards

Watching leopards in Zambia

August 10th, 2009

Watching those most elusive of big cats, leopards. can be difficult, but thisĀ  safari in the Luangwa Valley inĀ  Zambia is centred on just that. You’ve got a good chance as Luangwas probably has the world’s highest naturally occurring population of leopards. More here

South African leopard success

July 29th, 2009 The most complete study on leopards ever conducted has shown that the leopard population at Phinda Private Game Reserve in KwaZulu-Natal recovered after the launch of a major conservation program. The study claims to prove that big cat conservation works. The Munyawana Leopard Research Project began in April 2002 and has been instrumental in the long-term conservation of local leopard populations. Ecowordly

Leopard kills crocodile

July 29th, 2009

Remarkable series of photos by wildlife photographer Hal Brindley of a leopard killing a crocodile. Read the rest of this entry