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Sititunga taken from the wild

“Buy my red deer?” Two young men approached as I passed on the street. The unfortunate Sititunga calf was hot, dehydrated, and nearly frightened to death. Doubly unfortunate, its mother was likely killed either by snare or gun, and this calf … Continue reading

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sitatunga crossing a savanna

Saturday, June 11.     It is late afternoon as I return from checking a camera trap in a nearby forest. Shortly after crossing a stream I walk out from beneath the trees to catch sight of a shadow moving slowly through the … Continue reading

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sitatunga spotted

On our way to Aphrodite Beach for a picnic with friends. Aphrodite is maybe 15 to 20 kilometers south of Gamba, off a pot-holed tarmac road that has good probability of seeing wildlife. It winds between savannas and forest a few kilometers in from the … Continue reading

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its a circus out there

Wednesday I was fortunate to go for a walk with the visiting circus from Holland.  Giel, Piet and Jan Pier came into the forest with me to check my camera trap.  It had been raining heavily the previous day so … Continue reading

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Gabon arrival

Dec. 16, 2010                      Rabi, Gamba, Gabon We just hiked out of the forest after a beautiful morning of hiking, filming and making photographs.  In keeping with our present rainforest location, last night after dark a torrential rainstorm complete with lightening … Continue reading

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