DEDICATED TO WILDLIFE RESEARCH AND SPECIES CONSERVATION

2011 Studies

Giraffes

  

2011 Author: Leigh Honour
Title: Feeding Ecology of Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) on the UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve, South Africa
Establishment: Anglia Ruskin University MSc

 

 

 

waterhole
2011 Author:
Damaris Ehmann
Title: Behaviour Patterns of Large Herbivorous Mammals at Waterholes During the Dry Season in Southern Africa
Establishment: Julius-Maximilian University of Wurzburg Diploma 

 

 

For more information including a full summary of these studies please contact umphafa@colchesterzoo.org 

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