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Hippo Hullabalooza!

  • 06/19/09
  • Erin

I have received quite a few emails from people asking about one of Africa’s most treasured and famous residents: the hippo.

“Can hippos swim?”

--Scott- Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.

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Bonobo Caught on Film

  • 06/19/09
  • Valentin

Getting to see a bonobo in its natural habitat is  a rare and thrilling privilege;  there's no way to truly capture being there, but as a start, I thought I'd share with you a video taken some months ago of a bonobo sighted in the research area.  I will try to share more videos when I can.

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Ligers, Tigers and Bears-Oh My!

  • 06/15/09
  • Erin

“Does Africa have bears?”

Janice- Shreveport, LA, U.S.A.

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Back to eastern DRC -- a first visit since the war

  • 06/09/09
  • IGCP

Hi, this is Wellard again --writing to tell you about the rest of our visit to DRC, a journey of mixed emotions.

After leaving the beekeepers, we traveled another 12 kilometres of bumpy road to the T-junction to the local army base and the National Park authorities’ offices, Rumangabo Station. There we saw an amazing sight: the government army working together with former rebels. This is something that would not have been possible just a few months ago.

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