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Kenya’s Cattle Ranchers Conserve Wild Hartebeests—and Lion Predators

Kenya’s Cattle Ranchers Conserve Wild Hartebeests—and Lion Predators

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 28, 2020 0

Hartebeests—the narrow-faced, savanna-adapted and unusual-looking African antelope that are native to more than 25 African countries—are on a downhill population slide. The African Wildlife Foundation estimates that there are about 360,000 of them left

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Tira – The Polka Dotted Zebra

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Tira – The Polka Dotted Zebra

Steve Selden February 14, 2020 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a rare polka-dotted zebra in Africa! Photographer Ratish Nair captured this moment

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The Coolness of Zebra Stripes

The Coolness of Zebra Stripes

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 10, 2019 0

Why zebras have stripes has been a matter for scientific debate for decades. A lot of theories have been put forth, such as they’ve evolved for camouflage, to confuse the vision of biting flies,

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The Largest Migration on Earth Is Vertical

The Largest Migration on Earth Is Vertical

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 21, 2018 3

Every night on Earth, a great migration takes place. It’s bigger than the ones of caribou, wildebeest or zebras on land or Arctic terns in the air. But while this stupendous, nightly migration overshadows

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: A Stripe of Zebras

Wildlife Photo of the Week: A Stripe of Zebras

Kendal Bower May 11, 2018 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a dazzle of zebras. Photographer Peter Ibbotson was photographing in the Welgevonden Game Reserve

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Nuzzle

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Nuzzle

Kendal Bower June 30, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a loving scene out of Serengeti National Park. Photographer Steve Grodin was on safari

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Amazing Wildlife Images From a Kenya Photo Safari

Amazing Wildlife Images From a Kenya Photo Safari

Julie Waggoner April 11, 2016 1

Kenya’s Great Migration is one of the most photogenic events on the planet. The migration includes vast herds of wildebeest, zebra and elephants, as well as lions and leopards hunting their prey. Spectacular bird life is

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Zebras in Tanzania

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Zebras in Tanzania

Kendal Bower March 18, 2016 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a scene from Ngorongoro Crater in secluded Tanzania. Photographer Ed Dornfeld snapped this photo

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