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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

Dear Friends Please enjoy a recent webinar on the Wilderness Safaris Rwanda experiences at Bisate Lodge and Magashi Camp. We hope you find this phenomenal wilderness as inspiring as they do on a daily basis. The communities, gorillas and wildlife look forward to hosting and seeing you in person in the

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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

One of the industries hit hardest by the current worldwide pandemic is travel and tourism, which are absolutely essential in the fight to secure Africa’s last remaining wild spaces. Thank you for the great support by our AAC travelers to rebook and postpone and travel on safari in 2021. These

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

Today is Earth Day, a day that commemorates environmental advocacy, education and volunteering. Such efforts have resulted in many conservation success stories throughout Africa’s wildlife areas. But to many, they feel powerless to affect change in a world on lockdown. To make matters worse, many conservation and eco-tourism organizations are

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Client Trip ReportsEast AfricaSouthern Africa

Private Safari to Tanzania including Tarangire, Ngorongoro and the Serengeti Hi Kyle What an extraordinary adventure I had in Tanzania. A wonderful 85th birthday celebration. Everything went like clockwork.  Emmanuel Mkenda is an excellent guide. The lions, cheetahs , and especially the rhinos, were outstanding.  Gold star to Chem Chem

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

Flood Waters Return to the Okavango Delta April 2020 – It is a truly wondrous thing that the cycle of nature continues regardless, despite what may be happening in the world. After a challenging, but not necessarily unusually dry year in the Okavango Delta, the annual inundation has finally arrived.

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

February is a magical month in Cape Town. The wind dies down, the intensity of January heat mellows out into warmth, and all around, people soak up the summer swansong. It is also during this time of year that our grapes ripen to their sweetest and wine farms everywhere host

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

Sightings – December 2019 Sightings Report Nxai Pan Nxai Pan Camp, Nxai Pan National Park – December 2019 Sightings Report After the first rains of the season the herbivores started to drop their young and we were lucky enough to witness a wildebeest giving birth. The calf was able to

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East Africa Bush Tails

PRIMUS LOSES ALPHA STATUS…a ‘chimpolitics’ update A Mahale chimpolitics update from our guide Butati Nyundo. Read the report from Butati and the team below… “PRIMUS has finally lost his Alpha Status of the M Community of chimpanzees, in late December 2019. We gave ourselves some time to get a clear

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Galloping Gnus Newsletter

Greetings AAC friends and family! As 2019 draws to a close, we excitedly anticipate both the festivities of the holiday season and welcoming in a New Year!  We continue to pioneer conservation and expeditions in lesser known areas. We are once again hosting our annual Safari Soiree. But this time we

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Southern Africa

Flying Safari to South Africa and Kruger National Park and Victoria Falls Hi Rhoda, thanks so much for the welcome home note!  Out trip exceeded all expectations and was enriching on so many levels.  Some highlights for us… Tanda Tula Safari Camp in Timbavati:  simply amazing!  the attention to detail

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