General news and project updates

Fieldwork travelling made comfortable by Avis!

Published: 02 October 2017
In all professions, time is a valuable commodity… Hiking into remote and hard-to-reach locations to deploy and service our field cameras can be a time-consuming (albeit enjoyable!) part of our responsibilities. A capable and reliable off-road…

Going High-Tech

Published: 27 September 2017
Today we are excited to have an update from our former CEO, Dr Quinton Martins, and his work on the Mountain Lion Project at the Audubon Canyon Ranch, Sonoma County, Northern California.  Combining Quinton's experience from…

September is Arbour month, the month for planting!

Published: 19 September 2017
Spring is upon us, and we started off September by visiting schools around Cape Town and teaching about the need to protect our rapidly disappearing natural habitats.  The CLT Enviro team was involved in quite a…

Cederberg Team Receives Specialist 4x4 training

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.…

'Art of Conservation' exhibition and auction in support of leopards

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…

Cape Leopard Trust Integrated Report Now Available

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…

Protea plants, alien trees, Icy-cold water and Stoneflies!

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…

2017 Annual Art Competition sponsored by Bridgestone SA

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…

When the cat’s away the mice will play: News from the Boland

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,…

Drakenstein Municipality World Environment Day Expo - 27 June 2017

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…

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