Meet Rocky, a four-year-old German shepherd who can sniff and track down a poacher practically from the forests of West Kilimanjaro all the way to the back alleys and markets of Dar-es-Salaam.
Enter his sidekick, Jerry, who is always on standby to leap into action in hot pursuit of the scent trail.
With funding . . . → Read More: Rocky & Jerry: Conservation Canine Rock Stars
Honeyguide Foundation congratulates our very own, Lomayani Komolo Simel, for graduating from the Mweka College for African Wildlife Management on November 2.
“I feel extremely grateful,” said Komolo, who graduated with a Diploma in Wildlife Management. “Many people and organisations supported my education, and I am happy to already be a part . . . → Read More: New Honeyguide member graduates from Mweka
Over late September and early October, Honeyguide Foundation welcomed an American security specialist to train rangers in the Enduimet WMA, Burunge WMA, and in Manyara Ranch. With support provided by a private donor, the specialist spent 16 days leading the capacity-building exercises for some 30 rangers.
“We learned so much,” said Kateto Kashe, a . . . → Read More: US security specialist trains WMA rangers
Honeyguide project manager Ole Kirimbai is managing a week long firearms training program for all the Enduimet village rangers, the ranger who recently acquired shot guns and .22 rifles for protection will have a week long training exercise.
The training will cover various topics such as gun use and maintenance, safety and law. John Magembe and Ezekiel will . . . → Read More: Firearms training in Enduimet
VGS lined up for the graduation day
The Enduimet Village game scouts graduated after one month of intensive training that included firearms use and safety, first aid, discipline, wildlife law and more. For one month over 60 village game scouts training from 5am until sometimes 10pm in Tingatinga. The training was partly of . . . → Read More: Training for Enduimet Game Scouts