General news and project updates

Published: 24 August 2017
Recently the Cederberg team was lucky enough to be paid a visit by Mr. Johan Viljoen from the Land Cruiser Club of South Africa. Johan and his partner came to give the team off-road driving training.…
Published: 22 August 2017
Join us at the inaugural 'Art of Conservation' event, Saturday, 16 September Henry Taylor and the Art Curator Gallery at Lourensford Wine Estate will be hosting a wine and canapé evening on Saturday, 16 September, to…
Published: 17 August 2017
We are pleased to announce that our 2016/2017 is now available for download. Filled with updates on recent activities and developments, to bring you up to date with our latest news. Hard copies are also available…
Published: 16 August 2017
To celebrate Mandela Day, we took a group of youngsters from Huis Andrew Murray, a Children’s Home and NGO in Wellington, for an outing to Olive Glen Mountain Farm. The young participants were very excited and…
Published: 26 July 2017
This year our Inter-school art competition was called "The Essence of a Leopard". We wanted to honour some of the unique leopard qualities that we teach children about on our camps and day trips, such as…
Published: 20 July 2017
A familiar old idiom relevant also in ecology – when predators are removed from a system the herbivores soon ‘run rampant’ without the top-down control. And without the proverbial mice? Well…the cats would dwindle… In ecology,…
Published: 07 July 2017
The Drakenstein Municipality World Environment Day is an event in which the municipality brings together four different local primary schools. The day is focused around raising awareness for environmental issues as well as promoting the idea…
Published: 05 July 2017
An exciting opportunity to get involved with leopard conservation in South Africa The Cape Leopard Trust is looking for volunteer field assistant interns to help the Cederberg Leopard Project team with camera trap deployment/servicing and camera trap…
Published: 04 July 2017
During one of our recent camera trap setups in Bushmans Kloof Reserve, we found a cave with a lot of leopard scat close to the location of our camera trap station. We were very happy, as…
Published: 27 June 2017
We are excited to report that it’s going well with our camera trap survey setup in the field. We have experienced some cold days, rain and even light snow during the time of the big storm…

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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