General news and project updates

Published: 07 March 2017
Our conservation partner, CapeNature, was recently called to assist a leopard caught in an illegal wire snare in the Paardeberg area. The leopard's plight was fortunately highlighted by a local farmer before any major…
Published: 21 February 2017
On Thursday 16 Feb 2017, a leopard was hit by a car in Bainskloof Pass near Wellington. The animal sustained severe injuries, including a broken back as well as internal trauma, and sadly had…
Published: 14 February 2017
The Cape Leopard Trust is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified Community Outreach Officer to manage its community outreach programme in the Cederberg district and run its environmental education camps at Matjiesrivier Nature Reserve in the Cederberg. The…
Published: 07 February 2017
The Cape Leopard Trust is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified person to assist the Cederberg Project and Research Manager. This position is based at the Matjiesrivier Nature Reserve, Cederberg Wilderness. Please read the attached vacancy…
Published: 09 January 2017
Hi Everybody, The Education Project is looking for interns to help with its environmental camps in the Cederberg for the first camp season in 2017. We run environmental camps from our campsite at Matjiesrivier Nature Reserve…
Published: 13 December 2016
Cocktails are synonymous with times of celebration, and our partner Leopards Leap Wines has agreed to share the special recipe behind their new 'Leopartini' cocktail especially for you to try in the comfort of your own…
Published: 28 November 2016
Our art competition this year took on a different look, and instead of drawing or painting, we decided to centre the theme around poetry. Poetry is of course a form of art, and offers an opportunity to…
Published: 14 November 2016
A red carpet, the lyrical notes of a violin and several big cats greeted guests as they arrived at the Donald Greig Gallery in the V&A Waterfront on November 10th for the novel and unique art…
Published: 03 November 2016
Following the hype and excitement of the recent leopard sighting in Gordon’s Bay, we thought it prudent to share some info on what to do in a situation like this. As human housing and development encroaches further on…
Published: 26 October 2016
Join us for a special evening of leopard art, entertainment, champagne cocktails and canapés as we celebrate the Cape's iconic big cats and introduce you to the new Waterfront home of the Donald Greig Foundry &…

The Cape Leopard Trust Trapping Techniques

icon no trap Short overview of three trapping methods considered by the Cape Leopard Trust as safe and humane

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