Strange clouds Desert Finch - Rhodospiza obsoleta female panorpa  communis? Overwintered small tortoiseshell - Aglais urticae Buttercup Red Deer - Cervus elaphus



5 posts / 0 new
Last post

I am originally from Zimbabwe, but spent the past 4 years in Mozambique where I taught farmers in the buffer zone around a massive national park, how to farm using organic methods. I worked for a non profit humanitarian organisation that is helping rebuild the national park and working with the people living around the park.

I am a keen herpetologist and one of my roles in Mozambique, was to catch venomous snakes in camp and release them in the park where they would not come into contact with people. I am mad about the wilds and was fortunate to grow up in the wilderness and develop a great love for the flora and fauna of the region.

I have many photos of my life in Africa and will post them over a period of time.

Welcome gnorvall! How lovely to have you with us. Thanks for the informative "hello" it is nice to see who we are talking to - if you know what I mean:D.
What fantastic work you do and it sounds so interesting - it would be lovely to see some images in the gallery soon of these snakes and other wildlife you come in contact with through your work.
Enjoy the site I look forward to hearing and seeing more about Mozambique and Zimbabwe. Smile

Yes, welcome, I too look forward to seeing your pics. Also I'm keen to know how your buffer zones work - something that is often forgotten when nature reserves are designated. Smile

Hi gnorvall and welcome from me too.
Your life sounds very interesting and rewarding, and like the others I look forward to hearing more and seeing some photos of where you are and what you see in your part of the world!:cool:
Great to have you here and see you around the forums.
Suzanne Smile

Nice to meet you !
Welcome to this forum! I was impressed by your introduction.
Let's join and share your opinion
Mobile App Development

Who's online

There are currently 3 users online.

New Forum Topics

Topic Last post
Wing shedding insect
by goosey on Tue, 22 Jul 14 , 5 replies
by fishingcat
17 hours 50 min ago
Find of the day (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by goosey on Sat, 10 Sep 11 , 141 replies
by bulbosa
1 day 11 hours ago
Slime mould for ID
by goosey on Wed, 19 Feb 14 , 8 replies
by Slymouldy
1 day 11 hours ago
Slime mould for ID
by goosey on Wed, 31 Jul 13 , 7 replies
by goosey
1 week 1 day ago
Toadflax sp. found in May in Portugal for ID please
by bluenapoleon on Fri, 11 Jul 14 , 5 replies
by goosey
1 week 1 day ago
New to The Netherlands theYellow-legged Tortoiseshell!
by goosey on Tue, 15 Jul 14 , 2 replies
by goosey
1 week 1 day ago
BOP id please
by Suzanne B on Mon, 14 Jul 14 , 0 replies
by Suzanne B
1 week 2 days ago
Ladybird pupa
by Suzanne B on Sun, 13 Jul 14 , 1 replies
by goosey
1 week 2 days ago
European Bison (Bison bonasus)
by goosey on Mon, 23 May 11 , 9 replies
by goosey
1 week 2 days ago
Gallery problems
by Suzanne B on Sun, 15 Jun 14 , 11 replies
by goosey
2 weeks 2 days ago