Photo of the Day Contest, “All for One, One for All”

All for One, One for All Photo Credit: Shazaad Kasmani Tsavo East National Park, Kenya Order: Proboscidea Family: Elephantidea Genus: Loxodonta Species: L. africana The African Bush Elephant (Loxodonta africana) or African Savanna Elephant is the largest land mammal on Continue Reading

IUCN Species of the Day: European Bison

  Photo credit: Artur Tabor   The European Bison, Bison bonasus, is listed as ‘VULNERABLE’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™.  It is the largest herbivore in Europe and, historically, was distributed throughout western, central, and south-eastern Europe Continue Reading

Organization of The Day: The Mara Conservancy

Mara Conservancy Management of the Mara Triangle was falling apart, until 2001, when Mara Conservancy stepped in and took control over the triangle. Their programs include anti-poaching and de-snaring patrols, as well as a mobile veterinary unit that is always Continue Reading

Introducing Safari.TV

It is with GREAT pleasure that we would like to introduce our new partner Safari.TV and a new section of our blog titled ‘Safari TV.’ As you well know by now nothing makes us more happy than seeing wildlife in  Continue Reading

Bushmeat in Eastern Africa

The actions of many people across eastern Africa are having an enormous impact on wildlife populations. Recent studies have officially determined that across Southern Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya there is a widespread, growing, illegal trade in wildlife for meat Continue Reading