Category Archives: Forest mammals

The magnificent guardians of our river. The African Fish eagle!

With its distinctive plumage and evocative cry, the African fish-eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer) is probably the most familiar bird of prey in Africa (2) (4). Perched majestically on … Continue reading

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Shy residents of our forest – Part three

The Honey badger or ratel (Mellivora capensis), is a tenacious small carnivore that … Continue reading

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Our elusive forest fauna – Part two

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the Montane forests of Knysna, we have many shy and elusive forest residents that are seldom seen or heard.

The small spotted genet.

The small-spotted genet (Genetta genetta), is … Continue reading

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Our elusive forest fauna ~ Part 1

In the Montane forests of Knysna such as Phantom Forest, we have many … Continue reading

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