Archive for January 2009

Gujurat Trip Report

January 10, 2009

I’ve just added a trip report from Richard Webb to mammalwatching.com – he spent a week in Gujurat over Christmas and saw some nice mammals including Asiatic Wild Asses and Wildcats plus a Striped Hyena.  It is linked at the bottom of

www.mammalwatching.com/Oriental/orientindia.html

 

Jon

Hispaniolan Solenodon

January 9, 2009

Here’s a nice story on the BBC website about researchers catching a rare Solenodon in the Dominican Republic

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7791989.stm

Kruger and Sabi Sands Trip Reports

January 7, 2009

Anyone heading to Kruger or Sabi Sands might like to read two new trip reports from Leon Marais of Lawsons Wildlife Tours.  They are at the bottom of the South Africa page on mammalwatching.com 

http://mammalwatching.com/Afrotropical/afrosouthafrica.html

Lots of mammals including Honey Badgers and a Cane Rat, but with a particular emphasis on cats.

 

Jon

Ladakh – Snow Leopard Trip Report

January 2, 2009

Phil Telfer saw a Snow Leopard in Ladakh in August.  His trip report is now on mammalwatching.com — go to the bottom of the India page http://www.mammalwatching.com/Oriental/orientindia.html

 

Happy New Year.  It will be for anyone who gets to see a Snow Leopard!

 

Jon