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Tanzania Ecotourism

Image - Tanzania Ecotourism Sand Rivers Selous Rhino Project The Sand Rivers Rhino Trust is concerned with the game conservation and protection of the Selous eco-system with the objective of providing security surveillance of the area and to monitor, establish and assess the status of the black rhino. The black rhino population in the Selous declined from more than 2,000...

Namibia Ecotourism - ETUSIS Foundation

ETUSIS Foundation The ETUSIS Foundation is a non-profit organisation based in Namibia and was established to conserve the Hartmann' s mountain Zebra ( equus zebra hartmannae) . The foundation is involved with the protection of this highly endangered Zebra species, The ETUSIS Foundation was founded by Volker and Susanne Ledermann on the farm ETUSIS...

Namibia Ecotourism - Intu Afrika Kalahari Game Reserve, Africat Foundation, Impalila Island

Intu Afrika Kalahari Game Reserve Located north-east of Mariental is the 23,000 ha Intu Afrika Kalahari Game Reserve. With a wide variety of game, bird, tree and grass species typical of the Kalahari red dune eco-system, it represents a traditional Bushman hunting area. Visitors to Intu Afrika can meet members of a resident Kung Bushman community...

Namibia Ecotourism - CBNRM, Walvis Bay, Conservancies, Bushman Tours, Nyae Nyae Farmers' Co-operative

The Community Based Natural Resource Management Programme (CBNRM) The CBNRM is an ambitious programme aimed at poverty alleviation and empowering people to care for their own natural resources and environment. Communal land conservancies can be formed by a community or group of communities within a defined geographical area which jointly manage,...

Namibia Ecotourism - Erongo Region, Kunene Region, Conservancies

Erongo Region Various initiatives have been taken by local communities to generate a source of income from tourism and more are being developed with the help of NACOBTA in the Erongo region. The Topnaar community is a group of Nama people who live on the banks of the Kuiseb river and are developing projects to identify ways to share their unique...

Malawi Ecotourism

Lilongwe Nature Sanctuary This is located between the old and new towns and is a good place for seeing small mammals such as porcupine, civet and vervet monkeys and for spotting birds such as Peter's twinsport and perhaps African finfoot. A luxury tourist lodge has been opened in the Nature Sanctuary and guests will not only benefit from being...

Kenya Ecotourism

Image - Kenya Ecotourism Kuku Field Studies Centre The Kuku Field Studies Centre is located 225 km south of Nairobi midway between Amboseli and Tsavo National Parks and neighbours the Kimana Wildlife Sanctuary. It was established to offer cultural and environmental education opportunities to students of all ages and nationalities. All revenues generated through the centre...

Ghana Ecotourism

Boabeng-Fiema Monkey Sanctuary About 100km north of Kumasi and 22km north of Nkoransa off the Wa road, is the Boabeng-Fiema Monkey Sanctuary -a remarkably successful experiment in community conservation. The villagers of Boabeng and Fiema have a traditional veneration for the large numbers of monkeys living in the small patch of forest nearby. The...