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Tuesday, 15 April 2008 20:01

Is that a leopard over there?

Our first camera trap photographs from one camera station in the Kamiesberg-Garies district of Namaqualand have yet to reveal signs of leopard, however, this small-spotted genet posed for the occasion.

It's still early days, and Ben-Jon Dreyer and Gail Potgieter are hard at work setting up cameras in this vast area. The only camera results reveal signs of honey badger, klipspringer and this genet.

Is that a leopard over there?

CLT Namaqualand Project.

The Cape Leopard Trust Trapping Techniques

icon no trapShort overview of three trapping methods considered by the Cape Leopard Trust as safe and humane: Cage traps, Foot loop traps or Foot snares, Soft-catch traps, References to relevant scientific literature.

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