Monthly Archives: December 2016

Reducing livestock depredation, a lesson from large carnivore studies

In December, 17 an interesting paper by Miller et al. was published in the Wildlife Society Bulletin about how effective different techniques (lethal and non-lethal) are to reduce livestock depredation by large carnivores. Although the study dealt with large carnivores such … Continue reading

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The Karoo Predator Project now involved with PredSA

The Karoo Predator Project is now involved with the Scientific Assessment on Livestock Predation in South Africa (PredSA). The objective of this work is to “inform decision maker’s (in this case the South African government departments, and specifically the Ministers … Continue reading

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Short documentary about the Karoo: episode II

Dear readers, Our photographers Denis Palanque and Nathalie Houdin are happy to present the second episode of their series of short documentaries around their time in the Karoo. The second episode involves the small cats of the Karoo and the Cat … Continue reading

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Article about the project in Afrikaans

On November 15th, Landbou Weekblad published an article about the Project, written by Heather Dugmore. It is in Afrikaans 🙂  

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