Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge‘s success began some 15 years ago when Nic Vaughan-Jones, a professional hunter, took up the challenge of initiating a project to fence off the Continue reading An SCI African Success Story
Taurotragus oryx livingstonei
Named after the missionary and explorer Dr. David Livingstone (1813-1884).
DESCRIPTION: Slightly darker than the Cape eland, typically with six to ten thin white stripes on its sides and a dark brown band on the rear surfaces of the forelegs above the knees. The backs of the pasterns are whitish. The forehead hair mat is Continue reading SCI’s Top Livingstone Eland
Tragelaphus strepsiceros strepsiceros
DESCRIPTION: This subspecies is the largest and darkest (grayest) in color and has the longest horns. There are 9 to 12 vertical stripes on each side.
DISTRIBUTION: Southern Angola, Zambia, southeastern Continue reading SCI’s Top Southern Greater Kudu
The first time I saw a waterbuck it was a picture of one, poorly reproduced in one of those cheap pocket-sized handbooks. You know the kind, “The Complete Guide to Every Critter Living on the Planet Earth.” $1.95. Continue reading SCI Flashback Friday – Hunting Waterbuck in Zimbabwe