The world is topsy-turvy this World Rhino Day, but we cannot turn our backs on rhino conservation and their ongoing protection......ever. The Matopos is the only National Park in Zimbabwe that has both rhino species and they are doing well, thanks to diligent efforts by the Parks Rangers and long-term supporters such as Dambari Wildlife [...]
Join us on Dambari's Facebook page every Tuesday for Camera Trap Tuesday to see the latest selection of photos from our ongoing camera trap programme and learn interesting facts about the critturs caught on camera.
We are very sad to share that due to the effects of Covid-19 on our donors and our organisation income as a whole, we will not be able to host local undergraduate attachment students for work related learning in 2020/2021. Normally we would host 2 to 3 undergrad students for 10 months to help them [...]
Our 47th attachment student Nation Lunga completed his 10 month stint with Dambari at the end of June by presenting the preliminary results of his research project to DWT staff and the Chairman of Wildlife Environment Zimbabwe (Matabeleland branch). Nation’s project looked at the status of Bushbuck in the Whovi section of the [...]
New Project to Start In July 2020 Dambari has for a while been concerned about the ongoing drier rain seasons affecting the status of the wetlands and biodiversity in Matobo Hills World Heritage site and the resilience of communities in that area to climatic changes. The Matobo Hills, is an [...]
On 22 July 1997, the Marwell Zimbabwe Trust was registered as a Zimbabwean wildlife conservation and research Trust and is administered by an honorary board of trustees. Our inaugural chairman Mr John Knowles, OBE, founder and CEO of Marwell Zoo and Preservation Trust had been supporting conservation work in Zimbabwe for some time. However, it [...]
Wildlife and Environment Zimbabwe (WEZ) Matabeleland Branch hosts a Pro Am Wildlife Quiz in July every year. The competition was fierce this year, with the top three teams within a point of each other. We're delighted to report that Dambari triumphed this time (for the third time since 2009) and get to display the floating [...]