DEDICATED TO WILDLIFE RESEARCH AND SPECIES CONSERVATION

2014

View summaries of all studies carried out on UmPhafa in 2014 here: 

2014 Author: Katie Souter Title: The Behaviour and Dietary Preference of Southern Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis giraffa) on the UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve, KwaZulu Natal Establishment: Nottingham Trent University BSc

2014 Author: Carl Goldsack Title: The Utilisation of Habitat of the Southern White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) Establishment: University of Birmingham BSc

2014 Author: Sarah Raynor-Fell Title: The Behavioural Ecology and Territoriality of Female White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) and their Calves on the UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve. Establishment: Nottingham Trent University BSc

2014 Author: Thomas Bellis Title: A Comparison of Different Conditions at the Boundaries of the UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve in Relation to Movement of Mammals Through Reserve Boundaries Establishment: Nottingham Trent University BSc

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

Number of species offically recorded on Umphafa

Mammals 49
Birds 186
Reptiles 24
Amphibians 10
Trees 62