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Ulovane Update: January 2014 Week 6

Life as a Trainee Field Guide: WATCH AND LEARN *Ecology, mammals and animal behaviour. Ulovane Update: What better excuse to spend more time with some of Africa’s most famous animals? We saw elephants play fight and groups of giraffe (known as “towers of giraffe”) come together and fall apart. We spent time with Rhino’s while […]

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Ulovane Update: Week 4

Life as a trainee guide: Getting your hands dirty and blistered brings you back to basics Ulovane Update: Week four at Ulovane slowly comes to a close. It has been a busy week for all of us with four modules, namely: Taxonomy, Conservation Management, Biomes, Weather and Climate, defining this week in the classroom. Yet, […]

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Ulovane Update: Week 4 Life as a trainee Field Guide

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Every day we appreciate and enjoy our surroundings more! The classroom at Ulovane is going green, literally! All available surfaces have been piled high with plant samples collected by the class to be identified as part of our main subject this week: botany.  Early in the week there was a […]

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Ulovane Update: Week 1 & 2 October Level One group

Life as a trainee FIELD GUIDE:  Week 1 and 2 October level 1 group Ulovane update Week 1:  New beginnings Our first week went over so quick that we hardly realized it. After a whole lot of information and theory about guiding, we finally got on our first game drive – which was fantastic. Heidi […]

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Ulovane update: Week 1 October Trails Guide

Life as a trainee TRAILS GUIDE: The first week has begun, exciting times to come! Getting reacquainted with our fellow students and teachers, and making new friends! We went through studying the parts of a rifle and had our try rifle handling proficiency test, getting used to handling a firearm with all the laws that are […]

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