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General news and project updates

First leopard capture for the Gouritz project

Published: 10 June 2010
After just over a month of trapping, the Gouritz team finally managed to capture their first leopard on Groenefontein Nature Reserve, near Calitzdorp. The leopard, an adult male weighing just under 35kg, was in prime condition…

Black Eagles and Leopard in Contest

Published: 04 June 2010
We recently received the following story from visitors to the Cederberg: "My husband and I are just getting to know Cape Town and the surrounding areas – We moved here 22 months ago from Middelburg, Mpumalanga.…

Women's weekend, The Leopard Within - 23rd-26th September 2010

Published: 10 May 2010
Since starting the Education Programme and working with the local children we have wondered how else we can offer something valuable to the local communities. These communities face issues of alcoholism, limited work, lack of motivation…

CLT Funding Report

Published: 10 May 2010
The Cape Leopard Trust has received tremendous support from the ABAX Foundation (previously Polaris Foundation), one of our main sponsors over the past few years. We have greatly appreciated that their Board of Trustees has also…

Camps Update - Education Programme News

Published: 10 May 2010
Thanks to the Three Cities Group and the Deutche Bank Africa Foundation, we have been able to offer camp sponsorship to a number of groups this year. Some camps have already taken place and others are…

Environment Magazine

Published: 10 May 2010
The Cape Leopard Trust has collaborated with six other environmental NGOs (Endangered Wildlife Trust; Wildlands; Wilderness Foundation South Africa; Game Rangers Association of Africa; SANCCOB; and WESSA) to start a new magazine on conservation matters called ‘Environment…

Cape Leopard Trust - slide show by Andy Baxter

Published: 07 May 2010
Andy Baxter, Chairman of The Cape Leopard Trust, will be giving a progress report. Now have 4 projects - The Cederberg, Namaqualand, Swartberg-Gamkaberg Corridor and Boland. The Boland project is particularly exciting. Andy will tell you…

First Boland leopards photographed!

Published: 07 May 2010
We’re thrilled to share the first couple of leopard pictures from the CLT Boland Project’s Limietberg pilot survey! Even though the first camera we checked presented us with only images of hikers walking by, it was…

New Leopard In Gouritz Area

Published: 03 May 2010
We have finally captured a decent photograph of the Matjiesvlei leopard. Although this magnificent male has been caught on film before, it has always been a poor photo or a pic of just a leg, or…

CLT and the Land Cruiser Club of SA

Published: 26 April 2010
On the weekend of 16-18 April 2010, the Land Cruiser Club of southern Africa (LCCSA) and the Cape Leopard Trust (CLT) got together as part of the introduction to the CLT’s Boland Project. We, Anita Meyer…

Acceptable trapping techniques

icon no trap The Cape Leopard Trust’s position statement on acceptable trapping techniques for carnivore research

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