Monthly Archives: November 2009

Life back in the Tsavo

I was pleasantly surprised when I came across a coalition of five cheetahs 2 km from the Kilaguni lodge airstrip in Tsavo West National Park. I have driven through this park over a dozen times in the last 4 years and the only cat I have ever saw was a leopard in Ngulia. But the […]

Has Tanzania Broken Ranks With EAC Over Elephant Ivory Trade?

Written by Rhishja Larson Published on November 3rd, 2009 Posted in About Animals, About Politics, In Africa Tanzania is reportedly preparing to ask CITES to lift the trade ban on elephant ivory, much to the dismay of its EAC neighbors, conservationists, and members of the tourism industry. In a move that would surely undermine East […]