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The first wildlife conservation tech lab was opened last month in KenyaPublished: 5th July 2019

Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya is again at the forefront of conservation in Africa

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Teen's Epic 6,000km Solo Charity Cycle to End in Cape Town on Tuesday 9 JulyPublished: 2nd July 2019

19-year-old Jack O’Shea, from Bradfield, Norfolk, UK is nearing the end of a gruelling 6,000km solo cycle ride across Africa in aid of charity.

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From Yorkshire to Rwanda via the Czech Republic - one Rhino's big adventurePublished: 24th June 2019

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The Great Migration has Begun!Published: 11th June 2019

The Great Migration has begun in Kenya early this year

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Governors Camp in Kenya adds a new property to its safari campsPublished: 7th June 2019

Governor's Camp Collection - new addition coming in October 2019

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Hemingways Ol Seki Mara has new infinity poolPublished: 6th June 2019

One of our favourite camps close to the Masai Mara has a new pool in time for high season

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Tanzania and Kenya have introduced significant bans on single use plasticPublished: 5th June 2019

Tanzania Plastic Ban came into force this week with strict ban on plastic carrier bags and in Kenya all single use plastic is banned in protected areas

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Kenya and Tanzania in study to protect coral reefsPublished: 20th May 2019

Kenya and Tanzania are among eight countries in the Western Indian Ocean region that will benefit from a study assessing the vulnerability of coral reefs ecosystem.

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Explorers against Extinction to help safeguard the world’s tallest mammalPublished: 13th May 2019

Our conservation charity Explorers against Extinction (EAE) is pleased to announce that it will be supporting the work of Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF) in Uganda through its 2019 initiatives.

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Tongole Wilderness Lodge is excited to finally be within the fenced sanctuary area of Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve Published: 10th May 2019

Exciting news from Malawi as Tongole now has access to more wildlife on the doorstep

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Explorers Against Extinction 2019 Launched This Week in LondonPublished: 3rd May 2019

Our Explorers Against Extinction Campaign launched this week with our offical announcement of our 2019 conservation projects

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Lemala Ngorongoro Tented Camp re-opens after total refurbishment programmePublished: 16th April 2019

Lemala announces the re-opening of their lovely intimate tented camp in Ngorongoro

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Safari Guides Meet for Intensive Training Programme run by African Bush Camps in ZimbabwePublished: 9th April 2019

This week saw a gathering of safari guides on a fantastic in depth training programme run by African Bush Camps in Zimbabwe

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Cyclone Idai devastates large parts of Malawi, Zimbabwe and MozambiquePublished: 22nd March 2019

One of the largest and most devastating cyclones hit southern Africa this week

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Africa leading the way in single use plastic bag banPublished: 18th March 2019

Many countries in Africa have introduced a total ban on the use of plastic bags

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Good news for both travellers and the environment as Lewa Wilderness has first electric safari vehicle in KenyaPublished: 13th March 2019

Is this the future of game drives from now on?

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Youngest Ever Solo Bike Ride Across Africa began this week supported by the new Explorers Against Extinction Young Explorer ProgrammePublished: 6th March 2019

Setting off to cycle 8,000km across Africa on an unsupported expedition to raise funds for charity

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Ker & Downey's Kanana Camp reopens after a complete refurbishment on 1st March 2019Published: 1st March 2019

Kanana Camp in Botswana opens this month after a complete refurbishment

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Poaching numbers drop in South Africa in 2018Published: 28th February 2019

The 2018 rhino poaching figures show fewer rhinos poached compared to the previous year: 769 versus 1,028

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Hunting Ban review in BotswanaPublished: 25th February 2019

A government white paper recommends lifting a four year ban on hunting in Botswana.

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Elusive Black Panther caught on camera in Kenya for the first time in a hundred years!Published: 14th February 2019

Exciting news from Kenya where a black leopard has been caught on camera by photographer Will Burrard-Lucas

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Results of the 2018 Explorers Against Extinction CampaignPublished: 25th January 2019

The success of our Explorers Against Extinction Campaign in 2018 means we can fund some important conservation projects.

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Tanzania now offering online visa applicationsPublished: 7th January 2019

Tanzania now offers online visa applications

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