The animals came in two-by-two…

Another first!  Two aardvark photographed together. Aardvark are photographed frequently in Matobo, but are usually solitary.  This recent photo of two animals together is a rarity.  They are about the same size, and look like adults, so it is possible that they're a pair. Camera trapping can reveal really interesting information.  For example, we got [...]

Appreciating the role of the little guys!

The Matobo Hills support the densest known breeding population of Verreaux’s (black) eagle (Aquila verreauxii) in the World, and it is often quoted (possibly erroneously) that the Matopos National Park has the highest leopard (Panthera pardus) density on Earth.  Regardless of whether Matopos comes first in these stakes, there is no denying that there are a lot [...]