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A Visit from our CEO

When Dr. Simon Munthali called to tell me that our CEO, Dr. Patrick Bergin, was planning to come to the field to spend a few days, I couldn’t believe my ears. My brain immediately went berserk. I started counting stock of the good things and the not so good things I may have been involved with during the last few months. I was startled by these sudden plans to host our CEO.  Many times when my superiors wanted to see me, I was in some kind of trouble, but that was back in high school.

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Wildlife Images from Kruger

  • 08/20/10
  • Anonymous
In this week’s blog, I present a slide show of camera trap pictures that were obtained from one camera. The camera ran for just over 45 days between June and July 2010. I hope that this will give you an idea of the rich diversity of animals that get captured on film. The camera was set to capture three images sequentially in the hope of capturing at least one good image of a passing animal. Because of this, I often have to go through hundreds of images, many of which are not included in our presentation.

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Which Way Should I Go?

  • 08/19/10
  • Erin
"I love animals and I love your website! It's very informative and great to look at. I want to learn all I can about AWF. Is there any other information you can send me about your organization? Also, I really want to work with animals- but I'm not sure how.

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AWF Staff Member Reflects on Project

During the World Cup I had the pleasure to spend time with Christina van Winkle from our offices in Washington D.C. and her friend Mike. We met for the first time that morning in Nelspruit and then drove in tandem to Paul Kruger gate en route to Singita Kruger National Park.  I had a great time with them, and in the process, we managed to discuss the project’s objectives.

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The Gift That Keeps On Giving

  • 08/06/10
  • Erin
"Hi, Erin! My 8-year old niece is a lover of all of our four-legged friends. I'd like to give her a gift membership to AWF.

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