Beejal’s Blog – EHRA Volunteer Nov ’16

Hello there past and future EHRA volunteers and staff. My name is Beejal ~ I'm a Vancouverite who volunteered with EHRA around Nov 1, 2016.  Here goes my 411 on the experience (but first a bit of back history on "why"): EHRA to me was more of a spiritual experience. I've been wanting to do …

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Volunteer Project 19 March – 1 April 2017

Name: Kim Wusten Country: Holland Age: 32 Project Date: 19 March – 1 April 2017 Why did you choose to Volunteer with EHRA? My friend Flo volunteered last year in Zimbabwe, a project dedicated to Lions.  She selected this project and asked me to join.  I am a big animal fan but the elephants and …

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When Johannes first met the Ugab Elephants….

Up until around 1998 desert dwelling elephants only sporadically visited the Ugab river from the north, likely following ancient migrating routes. When we did find tracks it was mostly of a big bull in his prime, he got the name Voortrekker, meaning pioneer. The Matriarchal herds however, had still not followed.   Around 1998/99 I …

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