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World Parks Congress & A New Future for Africa's Parks

  • 08/14/03

Sadly, we are hearing more and more about human and wildlife conflict. To eat, drink, and survive, animals are wandering and migrating beyond park boundaries, often straight into disaster. They trample crops of bordering landowners or disrupt the lives of local communities, sometimes paying the price of their life in return. And, as wild species begin to disappear, the country becomes poorer both biologically and economically. But, what can we do?

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Travel to AWF's East African Heartlands and Experience the Great Migration

  • 08/11/03

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT CRAIG SHOLLEY AT CSHOLLEY@AWF.ORG or 1-888-4WILDLIFE

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Monday, February 23

TRAVELING TO TANZANIA

Today board your international flight to Africa. There are a variety of ways to get to Arusha for the start of the safari, and with assistance from AWF's tour operator, we'll help to ensure the travel best suited to you.

Tuesday, February 24

ARUSHA

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The African Wildlife Foundation Partners with Southern Africa's Tourism Association

  • 07/31/03

On 28 July 2003, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Regional Tourism Association of Southern Africa (RETOSA) for collaboration on conservation business venture marketing and promotion in AWF-designated Kazungula Heartland. This area covers approximately 290,000 km2. Protected areas in this zone include the Hwange and Zambezi National Parks in Zimbabwe; the Mosi-au-Tunya, Sioma Ngwezi and Kafue National Parks in Zambia; and the Chobe and Moremi National Parks in Botswana. The MOU was signed by Dr.

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Travel to Uganda and Rwanda in October With the African Wildlife Foundation

  • 07/18/03

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT CRAIG SHOLLEY AT CSHOLLEY@AWF.ORG or 1-888-4WILDLIFE

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Wednesday, October 15

ALOFT

This evening board your international overnight flight to London. (1 night, meals aloft)

JFK - LHR BA116 11:00PM 11:00AM + 1

Thursday, October 16

ALOFT

On arrival in London you may wish to check into a day room at an airport hotel or head to London for a bit of sightseeing before checking in for your international flight to Entebbe, Uganda. (1 night, meals aloft)

LHR-ENT BA63 7:35PM 5:50AM + 1

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Rhino Population Continues to Increase in Kenya

  • 07/17/03

Not only is the eastern black rhino highly endangered, it is also localized in small populations of Kenya and northern Tanzania. Located primarily in fenced sanctuaries, these small populations hold the future of the species. Sanctuaries aim to have rhinos reproduce safely away from poachers, to increase and ultimately to repopulate other areas.

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