Other publications

When available, click on the links below to read the articles:

Red Meat / Rooivleis 8 (1): 50-53 – March 2017 – Sheep-eating baboons in the Karoo? Searching for evidence: management by Marion Tafani & Justin O’Riain

WWF South Africa – 19 July 2016 – Vegetation could be the key to predator control by Heather Dugmore

Alive2green – 7 October 2016 – Vegetation could be key to predator control by Heather Dugmore

Conservation at Work – 23 March 2016 – The Koup Area Wide Planning Project by Phyllis Pienaar

Farmer’s Weekly – October 2015 – Which pays better: wool or mutton? by Roelof Bezuidenhout

La Gazette des Grands Prédateurs n° 58 – Décembre 2015 – Le Karoo Predator Project: prédateurs, élevage et biodiversité dans le Karoo sud-africain by Marine Drouilly

La Gazette des Grands Prédateurs n° 58 – Décembre 2015 – Deux photographes sur la piste de deux carnivores africains by Nathalie Houdin and Denis Palanque

Farmer’s Weekly – August 2015 – Feature/Jackal Fence: The 238 km jackal-proof fence by Roelof Bezuidenhout

National Geographic Blog – February 24 2015 – Voices: The Karoo Predator Project – mitigating the human-wildlife conflict by Nathalie Houdin and Denis Palanque (photography), text by Marine Drouilly and Kai Fitchen  Also available here for a stronger visual experience!

Southwest Jaguars – August 2014 – Interview of Marine Drouilly by Bill Rejebian

Farmer’s Weekly – April 23 2014 – The truth about jackal tales – Interview of Prof. Nicoli Nattrass and Prof. Beatrice Conradie by Roelof Bezuidenhout

Karoo Space – January 2014 – Jackals, sheep farmers and biodiversity in the Karoo by Heather Dugmore

IOL Travel – December 22 2013 – Travel: Exploring the Wild Wild West by Scott Ramsay

Cape Times Newspaper – December 13 2013 – Adventure: Exploring the Wild Wild West by Scott Ramsay

Blog Africa Geographic – November 27 2013 – Conservation: The mademoiselle, the Karoo farmers and jackals in the night by Scott Ramsay

Blog Les Biodiversitaires – 26 Août 2013 – Le caracal, un félin à protéger en Afrique du Sud Interview by Elise Rousseau and Philippe J. Dubois

Terre Sauvage n° 290 – Mars 2013 – Action, Mieux connaître le caracal by Marine Drouilly


Working papers:

Nattrass, N. & Conradie, B. (2013) Jackal Narratives and Predator Control in the Karoo, South Africa

Conradie, B. & Landman, A. (2013) A comparison of the performance under field conditions of woolled and mutton sheep flocks in a low rainfall region of South Africa 

Beatrice Conradie and Jenifer Piesse(2014) Productivity benchmarking of free-range sheep operations: Technical efficiency, correlates of productivity and dominant technology variants for Laingsburg, South Africa

Nicoli Nattrass, Beatrice Conradie and Inge Conradie (2014) The Koup Fencing Project: Community-led Job Creation in the Karoo

Beatrice Conradie (2015) Laingsburg Bestuursopname, Rondtes 1 en 2: Produksie en Winsgewendheid

Nicoli Nattrass, Beatrice Conradie, Marine Drouilly and M. Justin O’Riain (2017) A brief history of predators, sheep farmers and government in the Western Cape, South Africa

Nicoli Nattrass, Beatrice Conradie, Marine Drouilly and M. Justin O’Riain (2017) Understanding the black-backed jackal