The audio at Olifants River cam is down. We are working on a solution.

The Boma Babbles #9 December, 2009

Anonymous's picture
The Boma Babbles #9 December, 2009
If you are having trouble viewing this newsletter, please click here
Africam The Boma  Babbles The Official Africam Newsletter
Issue #9 December  2009
Become a FAN!!!           Fan Us On Facebook

Africam has launched its very own Facebook Fan Page, and we need your help to make it one of the most popular fan pages on Facebook. So make sure you visit the page and become a fan right away, and tell all your Facebook friends about Africam...who knows they just might become a fan of Africam as well!

AFRICAM FACEBOOK FAN PAGE - CLICK HERE



TEMBE - Home of the Big Tuskers           Isilo
Elephants, the largest land mammals in the world, can be found in India, Asia, and Africa. Each continent influences the elephants that live there, resulting in different temperaments, size variations and life adaptations based on the climates, water and food sources.   Africa is home to the largest “tuskers” in the world, specifically at Tembe Elephant Park  located in the remote north-east part of the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal. While the park is officially owned by the Tembe tribe, Mr. Ernest Robertse is co-owner of the camp, with people from ...

READ MORE OF THIS STORY



Gerda's Did you know...

  • Elephants are not territorial.Elephant
  • Elephants can run up to 40 km/h
  • Elephants flap their ears to cool their bodies.
A blog with interesting facts about animals seen on our cameras will be featured in each newsletter. To find out more about the elephant click the link below.
DID YOU KNOW - ELEPHANT -By Gerda


Want to start your own blog? If you're a member of Africam you can! Just click on "My Blog" on the left hand side of the navigation menu and start writing your own wildlife or animal related stories today. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO


Ask a Ranger           Ask A Ranger

Do you have a question for Nkorho Ranger Greg that you would like to get answered? If so, just drop it in an email and send it off to the  AFRICAM EDITOR

Every month a question will be picked and answered in our newsletter.

This month's question:
We were recently in the Kruger Park (August 14 to 21, 2009).  We stopped when a herd of elephants crossed the road and waited about 15 minutes after that taking photos.  As we started to leave a large elephant started trumpeting and headed towards the car.  I decided to leave as quickly as possible.  About a half km past the herd, I stopped to tell an on-coming car about the agitated elephant.  My wife pointed out that the elephant had followed us and was very close to the car.  I decided to leave immediately.  This is the first time in over 50 years of visiting the park that I have seen this type of aggression.  Can you explain?

Dr Martin Young

CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT THE ANSWER



WIN with Africam and Paradise Pictures           Competition

We  officially have our first winner with Africam and Paradise Pictures. Visit our Facebook  Fan Page to see who the lucky person is.....
FACEBOOK FAN PAGE

You could be next month's winner! All you have to do is be a Fan of Africam on Facebook!

CLCK HERE TO WIN

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER


Twitter Logo

Everyone loves the new Africam Twitter Action Alert. Volunteers needed!
Find out more HERE

FAN US ON
FACEBOOK

Facebook

Are you a member of Facebook? Why not join the Africam Facebook Fan Page and become a true fan of AFREICAM! Check it out  HERE

Hyaena

NKORHO BUSH LODGE ON FACEBOOK

The Nkorho Bush Lodge has its own Facebook group...check it out HERE

Lion
Did you know...

You can listen to recorded sounds from the cams of many of the birds and mammals seen on Africam...

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN

Africam Videos

[USERTRACK]

[FOOTER]

If you would like to contact us with any questions or feedback please contact editor@africam.com

Terms of Service