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TED/Okavango Update On Local Radio Station

Yesterday, just after 5pm during rush hour traffic across South Africa I answered two quick questions about being a 2014 TED Fellow and crossing the Okavango Delta without any assistance for the fourth time on the “Celebrity Express” with Catherine Grenfell on 5FM’s “Fresh Drive”. This is one of the most popular radio shows in South Africa…

Okavango Expedition 2013: Beyond the People’s Delta

In the words of Aldo Leopold: “Wilderness is a resource that can shrink, but not grow… the creation of wilderness in the full sense of the word is impossible”. As we travel deeper into the Okavango Delta you cannot help but feel that you are going deeper into the wilderness. The number of birds in…