Results of the Best Photo of the Week Ended 18 Mar 2017

We are delighted to announce the results of our latest photo competition. Kath Aggiss wins First Prize for her brilliant capture “Dalmatian Pelican”. Noushka Wildlife is awarded Second Prize for her outstanding image “Landing Cargos!”. Third Prize goes to Alan Jonker with “Knysna Louri”.   See detailed results below: (click on thumbnails for full scale […]

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Tracking wildlife for science could actually help poachers

Hackers have infiltrated government websites, invaded corporate databases, and may have even helped to sway the results of the U.S. presidential election. Now researchers warn that cyber criminals might set their sights on another target: animal tracking data. Scientists have long used radio signals to follow tagged animals, glean valuable insights into their behavior, and […]

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Tits up

I went for a walk in the forest today to see what the situation was like for drumming woodpeckers. The snow made the going rather tough and I should maybe have chosen skis. There was not much in the way of drumming although I did hear one distant bird. It only drummed very occasionally and […]

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