DEDICATED TO WILDLIFE RESEARCH AND SPECIES CONSERVATION

2013

View summaries of all studies carried out on UmPhafa in 2013 here: 

2013 Author: Stewart Parsons Title: A Comparison of Livestock Predation by Black-backed Jackals (Canis mesomelas) on Two Reserves in South Africa Establishment: Nottingham Trent University BSc

2013 Author: Alice Batchelor Title: Quantifying Black-Backed Jackal (Canis mesomelas) Populations, Abundance Trends and Dietary Content on UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve, South Africa Establishment: Nottingham Trent University MSc

2013 Author: Anthony Hodges Title: Small Mammal Species Abundance and Richness According to Habitat Type in UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Establishment: Nottingham Trent University MSc

2013 Author: Olivia Sedgewick Title: A Comparison in Black-Backed Jackal (Canis mesomelas) Diets at UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve and Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa Establishment: Nottingham Trent University BSc

2013 Author: Michael Hordley Title: Small Carnivore Movement Patterns in Relation to Human-related Disturbances Associated with Roads, in Comparison to Natural Trails Establishment: Plymouth University BSc

Since its first conception, UmPhafa has seen the return of two large carnivores to the site through free migration; leopard and spotted hyena

Number of species offically recorded on Umphafa

Mammals 49
Birds 186
Reptiles 24
Amphibians 10
Trees 62