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A big thank you to to 25th Colchester (St Matthew’s) Guides!

Colchester Zoo’s Action for the Wild would like to say a big thank you...

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Firebreaks undertaken at the UmPhafa Reserve

As summer at UmPhafa Reserve comes to an end and our dry winter season...

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Farewells to the final wild dogs at UmPhafa Reserve!

What a year it has been on the reserve with regards to our African Wild...

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Colchester Zoo's UmPhafa Reserve continues to grow!

We are delighted to let you know that Action for the Wild, Colchester Zoo’s...

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Intern Katie shares her UmPhafa Journey!

UmPhafa Reserve's latest intern explains why she decided to apply for the...

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UmPhafa welcomes the world's largest antelope to its land!

On 17th April 2015 a very special event took place on UmPhafa as 14...

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Anti-poaching team given a boost with army kit donation!

UmPhafa would like to say a HUGE thank you to the soldiers from the 4th...

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My first year at UmPhafa

UmPhafa Coordinator Francois Brooks tells of his experiences during his...

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Latest News

  • A big thank you to to 25th Colchester (St Matthew’s) Guides!

    Colchester Zoo’s Action for the...

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    01
  • Firebreaks undertaken at the UmPhafa Reserve

    As summer at UmPhafa Reserve comes...

    Find out more
    01
  • Farewells to the final wild dogs at UmPhafa Reserve!

    What a year it has been on the...

    Find out more
    01
  • Colchester Zoo's UmPhafa Reserve continues to grow!

    We are delighted to let you know...

    Find out more
    01
  • Intern Katie shares her UmPhafa Journey!

    UmPhafa Reserve's latest intern...

    Find out more
    01
  • UmPhafa welcomes the world's largest antelope to its land!

    On 17th April 2015 a very...

    Find out more
    01
  • Anti-poaching team given a boost with army kit donation!

    UmPhafa would like to say a HUGE...

    Find out more
    01
  • My first year at UmPhafa

    UmPhafa Coordinator Francois Brooks...

    Find out more
    01

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The area of UmPhafa has one of the highest ecological carrying capacities in the whole of South Africa

Number of species officially recorded on Umphafa

Mammals 48
Birds 143
Reptiles 18
Amphibians 11
Trees 54