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World Wetlands Day 2019: From Waste to Wetland

Ah yes, another International Day of recognition for yet another habitat we as humans seem to have no issue destroying. The 2nd of February marks World Wetlands Day, an official day of awareness created by an intergovernmental treaty, signed in the Iranian city Ramsar circa 1971. This year’s focus is on wetlands and their [...]

By | 2019-02-05T09:40:28+00:00 February 2nd, 2019|Featured|0 Comments

safariLIVE takes to the skies for more thermal drone tests

The thermal drone is back in action! During this week we will be scanning the darkest hours of the night for the thermal signatures of your favourite cat characters, as well as any other interesting nocturnal creatures. As many of you know, our thermal technology allows us to observe nature in its most secretive [...]

By | 2019-01-29T08:15:04+00:00 December 10th, 2018|safariLIVE, viewers|0 Comments

A very safariLIVE Christmas

A very safariLIVE Christmas It’s the most festive safari time of the year as we slowly make our way through the final month of 2018. It has been an exciting year filled to the brim with all manner of animal action, new concepts, televised broadcasts and of course all the ups and downs of [...]

By | 2018-12-05T13:29:20+00:00 December 5th, 2018|safariLIVE, viewers|0 Comments

Bidding goodbye to Brent

It is with great sadness that we bid a fond farewell to the man and legend known as Brent Leo-Smith. Brent has been with WildEarth for almost four years and what an incredible four years it has been. From trekking gorillas in Rwanda to cruising the vast plains of the Maasai Mara, searching for [...]

By | 2018-12-06T10:51:45+00:00 November 30th, 2018|crew, Featured, safariLIVE|20 Comments

Character Feature: Djuma Clan

Hyenas have been one of my favorite animals since I was young. It helped that I was always more attracted to the elements of nature that were ferocious or scary. I was (and still am) interested in animals with claws, teeth, tentacles, and unusual appearances. As such, the spotted hyena, with its distinctive bear-dog [...]

By | 2018-11-23T12:03:30+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An update on the WildEarth Schools Project

We are excited to announce that installations at two locations are complete. Hananani Primary School has been outfitted with four new computers and a television to view safariLIVE, and the Dixie community Youth Center has received high speed internet and a television as well. Conrad van Deventer, Mechanical Engineer, unloading equipment with [...]

By | 2018-11-20T15:02:47+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Featured, WildEarth|2 Comments

SABC Rehearsals update

The first four episodes of safariLIVE on SABC 3 have been a huge success. So much so that we were the second most watched show on the channel for the month of October! As many of you know, South Africa is a nation obsessed with the bushveld, yet there are a few other things [...]

By | 2018-11-12T12:33:02+00:00 November 12th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|0 Comments

SABC Rehearsals week 4

Our first three safariLIVE episodes broadcast on South African television could not have been better! Yet our picture perfect performance often relies on many hours of patience and practice. With episode four of our first live South African TV series quickly approaching, it’s time to brush the dust off our shoulders and get down [...]

By | 2018-11-05T16:10:29+00:00 November 5th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|0 Comments

USA Daylight Savings time change November 2018

The Southern tip of Africa is halfway it’s transition from the cold dry season into our warm rainy season. Yet we’re not the only ones currently experiencing the winds of change. As of 4 November 2018 the USA comes out of Daylight Savings for the year. While this concept is difficult for us African [...]

By | 2018-11-04T13:13:41+00:00 November 4th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|1 Comment

We welcome back the thermal drone!

Get your pilot’s goggles ready safarians, we’re welcoming back the thermal drone! This incredible piece of technology allows us and you to experience the wonders of the African wild, not only from a bird’s eye perspective, but also in a way that does not disturb the natural behaviour of the animals we have all [...]

By | 2018-10-16T13:48:48+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|0 Comments