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Wildlife resources in the Caprivi, Namibia

T. C. Rodwell

Wildlife resources in the Caprivi, Namibia

the results of an aerial census in 1994 and comparisons with past surveys

by T. C. Rodwell

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Published by Directorate of Environmental Affairs, Ministry of Environment and Tourism in Windhoek, Namibia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Namibia,
  • Caprivi.
    • Subjects:
    • Animal populations -- Namibia -- Caprivi.,
    • Wildlife resources -- Namibia -- Caprivi.,
    • Zoogeography -- Namibia -- Caprivi.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementT.C. Rodwell, J. Tagg, and M. Grobler.
      SeriesResearch discussion paper ;, no. 9
      ContributionsTagg, J., Grobler, M..
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL337.N27 R63 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination29 p. :
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL963673M
      LC Control Number95982860

      T here are many options along the rivers, floodplains and forests of the Zambezi Region for campers who wish to settle into their own space and explore the area.. Many of the area’s lodges have camping facilities. These include Popa Falls Lodge, Camp Kwando, Caprivi Collection and Nambwa Tented advantage of using camping facilities at these establishments is that campers have the. Namibia is a sparsely populated country situated in the south-western part of Africa with a total population of 2,, of which 57% resides in rural areas [] with a land area of , km 14 administrative regions in Namibia present landscape, economic and socio-cultural : Selma Lendelvo, Margaret N. Angula, Immaculate Mogotsi, Karl Aribeb. More than 42% of Namibia’s surface area is under some form of conservation management; appreciate the country's investment into its wildlife with this day itinerary. You'll scope out animals across varying ecosystems as you make your way across multiple national parks in both Namibia . Hunting in Caprivi Wetlands Namibia prides itself to be one of the world leading conservative efficient countries in the world. Ethical hunting plays a mammoth part in Namibian wildlife and natural resource .


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Wildlife resources in the Caprivi, Namibia by T. C. Rodwell Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Caprivi is an odd strip of land whose borders extend unnaturally towards the east, at the top right hand corner Namibia book Namibia.

Hemmed in by Anglola, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana, it Namibia book a strategic South African military zone for a long time and for the tourist is a gateway to Victoria Falls. He first visited Namibia, driving from the far tip of the Caprivi to the Orange River, in There was too little time for the vast distances covered, but he was captivated by the country.

In he returned to cover the ground in more detail, attending the country's independence ceremony in the process, before returning to the UK/5(16). Caprivi Wildlife as a Resource Base If protected or proclaimed areas in the Caprivi are seen as the Wildlife resources in the Caprivi of wildlife to re - populate communal and conservancy areas around them, then it.

Wildlife Resources in the Namibia book, Namibia: The Results of an Aerial Census in and Comparisons with Past Surveys L1, AND R Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Private BagWindhoek, Namibia Present address and correspondence address: Division of Environmental Studies, University of California, Davis CAUSA.

Bwabwata National Park Caprivi - Namibia. Description. Photos. Accommodation. Activities. Resources. The Bwabwata National (formerly the Caprivi Game Park) is known as 'a people's park' as it supports both large wildlife and human populations.

This special arrangement benefits mankind and the animal kingdom equally, with conservation and rural. The Caprivi Strip Wildlife resources in the Caprivi a rather odd apprendage to the northeast of Namibia which connects the country by road to the Victoria Falls and therefore often features in longer self-drive trips.

Wildlife resources in the Caprivi The area is surprisingly wild in parts and contains some the best safari areas in the country. Serondela Lodge is located in the Caprivi Eastern Tip area of the Caprivi Namibia book in northeast Namibia.

Caprivi Eastern Tip. At the very eastern tip of the Caprivi Strip, in the middle of the Namibia book River, lies the point where the four countries of Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana meet.

Aerial Wildlife Census of the Caprivi River Systems - a survey of water bodies and Namibia book 11 - 20 August An aerial wildlife census of the Caprivi River Systems in Namibia was conducted between 11 and 20 August Wildlife resources in the Caprivi, Namibia: the results of an aerial census in and comparisons with past surveys.

(PDF - KB) DEA Research Discussion Paper 9: 29 pp. SCHIFFER, E. How does community-based natural resource management in Namibia change the distribution of power and influence.

Preliminary findings. Caprivi, or the Caprivi Strip, is a salient of Namibia which is and has been known by various names. [citation needed] The salient protrudes eastward for about km ( mi) from the north-eastern corner of Namibia. It is bordered by Botswana to the south, and by Angola and Zambia to the north.

Wildlife resources in the Caprivi obscure Caprivi Strip in northern Namibia cuts through Angola and Botswana, making it a narrow strip filled with animals in a remote, unspoiled setting.

Caprivi Wildlife resources in the Caprivi made up of villages, of which each village has a headman; Namibia book senior headman will represent a number of villages who will represent to the Kuta, which is the legislative, Namibia book and judicial body of the region.

Caprivi, when compared to other areas in Namibia, is relatively densely populated. Due to the high number of waterholes, the wildlife of the Caprivi Strip is abundant, with antelope in large numbers along with elephant, wild dog, hippos and lion.

BOOK YOUR NAMIBIA SAFARI Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey. BARNES, JI. Alternative uses for natural resources in Botswana: wildlife utilisation.

In: Brothers, S, Hermans, J and Nteta, D (eds). Botswana in the 21st century. The Botswana Society, Gaborone, Botswana.

BARNES, JI. Some economic values for consumptive use of wild living resources in Namibia and Botswana. About Namibia; App Brand Value Images National Parks Overview Our Partners Downloads Tenders Vacancies. MICE; Resorts.

All Resorts; Eco Collection Dolomite Resort Onkoshi Resort Popa Falls Resort Sossus Dune Lodge Classic Collection /Ai-/Ais Hot Springs Spa Gross Barmen Resort Halali Resort Hardap Resort Namutoni Resort Okaukuejo Resort. Caprivi - Dzoti Conservancy.

In a vast arid country like Namibia, the Eastern Caprivi is an oasis with rivers like the mighty Zambezi, Chobe, Kwando and Linyanti. Mamili National Park is the largest wetland area in Namibia that enjoys conservation status and so creating a protected zone for the fauna and flora living in this lush, complex marshland.

Namibia’s spindly northeastern appendage, the Caprivi Strip (now officially known as Namibia's Zambezi region, although the name is taking time to catch on) is typified by expanses of mopane and terminalia broadleaf forest, and punctuated by shonas (fossilised parallel dunes that are the remnants of a drier climate).

For most travellers, the Caprivi serves as the easiest access route. Namibia offers a diverse range of highlights; from the lush northern Caprivi Strip and the wildlife of Etosha National Park to the vast Namib Desert and the desolate Skeleton Coast, Namibian safaris have something for everyone.

Geography – Environment. Namibia stretches along Africa’s west coast and covers a total land area ofsq km. Table 1. The number of incidents of human wildlife conflict caused by all species in Namibian conservancies using the Event Book system over the past three years 17 Table 2.

Costs of wildlife damage on household crop production activities in Caprivi in terms of private returns per household and in terms of economic value 24 Table Size: 1MB.

Pictures of Caprivi Strip, Namibia: galleries include total of pictures of wildlife & safaris and its camps & safari lodges. Namibia offers incredible and diverse wildlife and there are several conservation and wildlife sanctuaries that should be visited.

Get up close and personal with a cheetah or view one of the other big predators such as leopard or lion go on a game drive and be educated about the many animal species of Namibia. Namibia’s Best Game-Viewing Destinations Namibia provides a different kind of safari experience from many of its regional counterparts.

Many of its conservation areas are as renowned for their dramatic, sparse landscapes as they are for their wildlife, whose populations are smaller than some safari hotspots and more widely dispersed.

The Caprivi makes a fantastic addition to any Namibia safari, but perhaps is best suited to those on a return trip or a longer safari. Its national parks support good populations of some of Africa’s iconic species as well as several species largely absent from the rest of.

Living with wildlife Community conservation in Namibia ii. Community conservation is about managing natural resources sustainably to generate returns* for rural people. Conservancies, community forests and other community conservation initiatives create the necessary legal framework for this.

It wasn’t that long ago that the Zambezi region (Caprivi Strip), that strangely shaped sliver of Namibian territory wedged between Zambia and Botswana, was a wildlife wasteland.

On the tails of a short-lived, secessionist rebellion, guns flooded the region and poaching either wiped out the wildlife or drove it away into Botswana and beyond/5(7).

A remarkable variety of animals and plants occur in the magnificent wilderness region surrounding the Okavango Delta. This guide to the more common and conspicuous wildlife of Moremi, Chobe, Mudumo and other sanctuaries of northern Botswana and Namibia’s Caprivi Strip is /5(33). Namibian Wildlife - An Alternative Guide for the Traveller on Safari Paperback – 30 Although this booklet had alot of info on the animals of Namibia, there were no pictures.

Wasn't helpful at all. What good is a wildlife safari book with no pictures. I returned it/5(3). Caprivi can be accessed by air and road and provides an easy road connection between northern Namibia, Chobe National Park and the Victoria Falls region.

Perfect for an African multi-country safari. Rivers, wetlands and forests of the Caprivi Strip in Namibia support a rich wildlife that include puku antelope, elephant, buffalo, hippo, giraffe. Event Books are used by CRs within conservancie s in Caprivi to record and monitor wildlife, including incidents of c onflict with people.

The first annual Ev ent Book data audit available was for. 27 Safaris, tours & packages to Caprivi to suit all budgets, with scheduled & departures. The unspoilt Caprivi Strip of northeast Namibia hosts abundant birdlife & wildlife, gateway to Botswana's Chobe & Vic Range: $1, - $4, Fill out the form below to receive additional information about our The Great Namibia Wildlife Safari or give us a call at /5(23).

One of the transboundary natural resource management areas with the greatest potential for both conservation and economic growth is Namibia’s Caprivi Region.

Situated in the centre of Southern Africa and surrounded by Angola, Zambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe, this area is rich in national parks and CBNRM initiatives, and supports large numbers of wildlife. Namibia Desert, Etosha and Caprivi Lodge Safari ; The departure reference for this tour is NAC /12/20/ This tour begins on Sun 19 Jul and departs on Sun 02 Aug; Sold Out.

This trip is fully booked but we may be holding spaces without payment. Please call us for further information.5/5(1). Exploring Namibia's Caprivi Strip. Take a step off the beaten path and discover a unique destination on the very edge of Namibia, a land of rivers and floodplains inhabited by animals seldom seen elsewhere in the country, from flocks of colourful waterbirds to reedbucks, buffalo and crocodiles.

Namibia has 26 parks and reserves making it's abundant wildlife one of its greatest tourist assets. The most famous of these parks is the Etosha National Park which harbours mammal species. There are 8 mammal species endemic to Namibia, including the Black faced Impala, several mice, gerbils and bats.

The Caprivi, Namibia. Best for: Eco/ethical tourism, Fishing, Honeymoon, Wildlife. Susuwe Island Lodge is a private and comfortable lodge overlooking endless savannahs, glistening lily-studded wetlands and ancient Kalahari woodlands. With only six suites, overlooking the Kwando River, the lodge offers an intimate hideaway.

The Zambezi Region, until known as the Caprivi Region, is one of the 14 regions of Namibia, located in the extreme north-east of the is largely concurrent with the Caprivi Strip and takes its name from the Zambezi River that runs along its border. Katima Mulilo is its capital and the largest city, the Governor is Lawrence y: Namibia.

From this thunderous beginning we travel west into the wilderness of Namibia's Caprivi Strip, cutting through Angola and Botswana, famous for its migrating elephants and habitat for the Wild Africa Dog.

Our next stop is the vast, wildlife rich pans of Etosha National Park. book section (21) map data (13) book (11) website (10) thesis base to support the many community-based conservation and development programmes in the Caprivi.

Wildlife resources in the Caprivi This report presents the results of an aerial wildlife census of the Caprivi River systems in Namibia wildlife species in various land.

Development in Namibia is linked to its natural resources: land, water, minerals and wildlife. Agriculture, mining and tourism are the backbone of Namibia’s economy. They also compete for the right to use limited water and land resources.

In this dry landscape, water is vitally important, and sustainable water use is a big challenge. 19 Lossen Street PO Box Windhoek Namibia. Tel: + 61 Fax: + 61 [email protected] Integration for Livelihood Diversification Project (Namibia), Namibia.

Directorate of Environmental Affairs, Community-Based Natural Resource Management Programme (Namibia) Editor: S. Andrew Long: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Wildlife Integration for Livelihood Diversification Project, ISBN:Length.'A remarkable ebook important book, which should be widely read in Namibia and by other general and academic readers interested in Namibia' coping and response strategies in dealing with human-wildlife conflicts, floods, gender, climate change and the management of natural resources.

Kavango and Caprivi Communities of Namibia was.