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Bat Box

There is a constant need for roosting places for our nocturnal flying mammals in National Parks as they invade the thatched roofs of chalets where their guano causes unpleasant smells.

Phalaborwa Horse Patrols

The effectiveness of horses in anti-poaching operations is being tested by way of a pilot project in the northern part of the Kruger National Park. The Phalaborwa section of Kruger needs to be patrolled daily.

Letaba Elephant Hall Refurbishment Project

The Elephant Hall at Letaba Rest Camp in the Kruger National Park re-opened on 20 March 2017. The Letaba Elephant Hall houses exhibits of the skulls and tusks for the KNP legendary elephants including the well-known magnificent seven; which makes it a priceless treasure.

Project Embrace

Project Embrace was initiated by SANParks Management because of the concern for the emotional well-being of the field rangers as a result of the rhino poaching. It started off with a number of pilot projects, reaching out to field rangers and their family members in Kruger National Park.