Fracking in the headwaters of the Okavango delta may negatively affect the water quality in this water source area.
Fracking in Botswana could have an impact not only the country’s groundwater, but also that of Namibia and South Africa.
Many carnivores are ambush predators. Being seen by their prey can lead to them abandoning the hunt.
July 3, 2020: one of the many elephants found dead in Botswana.
The death toll stands at nearly 400 elephants of both sexes and all ages.
The Delta’s rich array of wildlife makes it a popular tourist destination.
It’s imperative that we understand what creates and sustains the delta for the future management of the system.
Elephants in the Okavango Delta, Botswana.
Botswana has been an unparalleled elephant conservation success story. That seems to be changing.
The Louisiana swamp crayfish Procambarus clarkii.
The introduction and spread of invasive freshwater crayfish into Africa threatens the continent’s freshwater biodiversity.
Okavango, Botswana’s unique mid-desert wetlands.
The list of the natural world’s most extraordinary places, UNESCO’s World Heritage List, gained its 1,000th entry this week with the addition of the Okavango Delta in northern Botswana. To be chosen for…