Monthly Archives: April 2015

NATURE WILL FIGHT BACK

This piece was written by a friend of mine. I have shamelessly stolen it to put on my blog as it says so much in such a short commentary. (Yes I do have permission to put this here. Thanks, Don) … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Poaching ……

POACHING, particularly ivory poaching, has been much in the news of late, particularly with the announcement in Beijing of China’s year-long ban on the importation of ivory and elephant tusks. Well, I came across a most interesting article the other … Continue reading

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“Conservation Heroes”

Originally posted on Nyumbani Estate:
Recent months have been a difficult time for many reserves in the Lowveld as they have strived to combat the scourge of the poaching epidemic sweeping through South Africa. Its a human disgrace. Nyumbani Estate…

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I’m Glad All The Black Rhinos Are Dead

Millions expressed their outrage this week, when news made the rounds on social media that the western black rhino has gone extinct. Sad though they may be, however, people are missing one very important point: the annihilation of this innocent … Continue reading

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A Night In Africa

The sun hangs low in the sky, elongating the shadows as the day begins cool. A white rhino and her calf munch their way through the succulent grass, easing ever closer to the dam where they will slake their thirst … Continue reading

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One Chance

It’s a strange title for a book, but one that needed little thought. My good friend Sarah and her husband, Chris, fondly referred to as “the hubster”, gave me an original piece of music and lyrics with which to promote … Continue reading

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