Great Migration Live Update – 23 July 2018

By Asilia Africa News | 23 July 2018

Migration Monday Update

Safari guides and guests at KaskazMara Camp woke up to thousands of herds migrating around the camp this morning.

Image by Hassan Mpendu

TheNasikia Mobile Migration Camp is surrounded by hugeherds all the way to theKogatende near Kitchwa, Tembo.

Image by Rick Thomas

Image by Rick Thomas

Every year in July, the Loita migration meets up with the larger great migratory herds from the south. The Mara Plains become a crowded mass of frolicking wildebeest, all competing for the lush green vegetation.

Safari guide,Raphael Rotiken captured the Loita migration crossing the Osupukiai River from Ol Kinyei Conservancy heading to Naboisho.

Image by Raphael Rotiken

Image by Raphael Rotiken

Michael Wachira spotted a large group topiand zebrain theTalek area in theMaasaiMara during his morning game drives.

Image by Michael Wachira

Image by Michael Wachira

Safari guideElia Edward reported a small crossing at number eight and a big number aroundBologonja River.

The first smaller herds of wildebeest and zebra have crossed over into the Maasai Mara whilst the majority have made it to the Northern Serengeti gathering along the river getting ready for the great crossing into the Maasai Mara. Rush hour is upon us and wecan’t wait!

The Great Migration hasarrived in the Kogatende up in the Northern Serengeti, getting ready for the epic crossing over the Masai River. The herds are gathering along the river all the way to the Gardenia Valley moving into the Nyamalumbwa Plains and the Sand River – whilea small group have already crossed the Sand River.

Image by Serengeti Nomad

Thank you to Herd Tracker for this week’s update!

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