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The Great Migration

Great Migration Live Update – 21 May 2018

Migration Monday Update It’s still raining heavily throughout the Serengeti! The big herd is migrating along the Naabi Hills, heading towards the mawe ya Simba. A small group of herds has

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The Great Migration

The Wild, Wild West

By Ebenezer and Elia – Resident Guides at Ubuntu Camp The Great Migration is the largest herd movement of animals on the planet. In fact, with up to 1,000 animals per

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Wildlife & Conservation

Sitatunga – Africa’s Only Amphibious Antelope

By Britta Foulis An amphibious antelope? It doesn’t sound true – but it is! The sitatunga is a buck which lives in swampy, marshy, areas that have thick vegetation. It

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The Great Migration

Great Migration Live Update – 14 May 2018

Migration Monday Update Safari guide Baraka Ng’wavi captured a large herd of wildebeest in the eastern Serengeti, near the Research Kopjes. The NSF-EAR Postdoctoral Emily, captured the wildebeest and zebra migrating from the south where

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The Great Migration

The Great Migration : Simplified

By Akil Halai – Tanzania Field Ops Coordinator There are several maps you may have been shown that have a detailed flow of gnus going around in a yearly circle.

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The Great Migration

Great Migration Live Update – 07 May 2018

Migration Monday Update The wildebeest start their Great Migration to the north! They can be seen moving north, migrating to seek fresh grazing and water. The area around Maru Kopjes

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