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TSWALU KALAHARI RELEASES ITS FIRST IMPACT STATEMENT

Tswalu recently released its first impact statement, a tool developed with The Long Run to calculate the cost of operating sustainably while also measuring the positive impact on local communities and the environment.

MEET TSWALU’S FIRST SUSTAINABILITY OFFICER

As a fellow member of The Long Run, Tswalu is working towards improving its sustainability goals with the help of a full-time sustainability officer, Prince Ngomane.

RICHARD SATEKGE’S 20-YEAR JOURNEY WITH TSWALU

Conservator Richard Satekge has witnessed the steady rehabilitation of Tswalu through the removal of old farming infrastructure and the restoration of natural habitat.

TSWALU, A DESTINATION SAFARI

Did you know that Tswalu is one of Africa’s largest intact arid savannahs? Here are 10 facts about Tswalu, a wonderfully remote yet easily accessible safari destination.

PEOPLE WERE ONCE SPRINGBOKS

Gordon Cumming described how he stood on the fore chest of his wagon, watching the springboks pass like the flood of some great river, with nothing but springboks as far as the eye could see.

DINING SUSTAINABLY AT RESTAURANT KLEIN JAN

Restaurant Klein JAN was recently named International Hidden Gem in the La Liste 2022 Awards, putting Tswalu Kalahari Reserve and the Northern Cape province of South Africa on the global culinary map.

STUDYING SMALL MAMMALS

Considering their large impact on ecosystems, small mammals - especially mice, sengis and shrews - are particularly useful indicators of habitat health.

SMALL THINGS ABD TGE BIG PICTURE

We tend to associate size with importance, both in terms of the role something plays in the world and how impressed we ought to feel in its presence.

WHEN A PANGOLIN SNIFFED MY BOOT

One of the tagged pangolins became a central character in Leonie’s story. On her very first night, after several hours of following the pangolin’s tracks with the researchers through the dunes to its burrow, she had a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

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