TRAINING COMMENCES FOR 30 NEW FIELD RANGERS

TRAINING COMMENCES FOR 30 NEW FIELD RANGERS

As one of the strategies to counter the increasing rhino poaching activities within the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP), Parque Nacional do Limpopo (LNP) has commenced with the training of 30 new field rangers. The training is being undertaken at the Park’s new Field Ranger and Training base in Mapai and is being supported by […]

President Chissano visits Limpopo National Park

President Chissano visits Limpopo National Park

Massingir, 22 Jan 2013 – Former Mozambican president and Peace Parks Foundation board member, Mr Joaquim Chissano, visited Limpopo National Park (LNP) on a fact-finding mission, primarily intended to obtain a better understanding of the park’s voluntary resettlement programme and the poaching challenges faced by the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP). Following his arrival at […]

Large carnivore research in Parque Nacional do Limpopo

Large carnivore research in Parque Nacional do Limpopo

For the past six months biologists Kristoffer and Leah Everatt, from the Centre of Wildlife Management at the University of Pretoria have been investigating the status of carnivore populations in Parque Nacional do Limpopo.  This three year study is the first scientific investigation of large carnivore status and distribution in the Mozambican portion of the […]