Mallory’s Blog Feb 2017

Name: Mallory Butler Country: United States of America Project date: January 23 – February 4 2017 Why did you choose to volunteer for EHRA? I chose to volunteer with EHRA because it was rugged and not as “pampered “ as some of the other organisations I researched to volunteer at. I was looking for an …

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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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Volunteer Project 30th May-10th June

  What a great journey once again! On Building week our volunteers worked very hard, and almost finished a wall in Otjongundu! The new group is already there continuing the work. On Patrol they were lucky to see many different elephants, and funny sightings like sleeping Bennie. Many elephants were still around EHRA's Base Camp. …

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The story of Rachel, our Administrator

Many of our volunteers have met Rachel, and for many Rachel is the first contact at EHRA. Needless to say she is a devoted, inspiring and highly appreciated person among her colleagues, friends and our volunteers. We asked her to tell us  her story. Rachel working on our School Project at A. Gariseb Primary School …

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