Monthly Archives: October 2010

Elephants’ extensive mineral digs along Lumemo trail

We are just back from 8 days of elephant dung surveys along and off the Lumemo trail having covered ~70km through mostly miombo woodland and grassland between two forest blocks- Matundu and Mwanihana. It appears that elephants use these areas and habitats just as much as they use the forests. Here, we documented the most […]

TEMP, Elephant Corridors, and Udzungwa

Hi all, I haven’t blogged for a while, in fact I was away from Udzungwa for about a year. It’s great to be back, but I can’t complain – I got to spend much of last year travelling around the country, evaluating the status of most of the major elephant populations, and some corridors too. […]