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The Rains Bring New Life

Many animal species in the savannah have adapted to rain patterns, giving birth when it is wet and green. In the plentiful season, young animals stand better survival chances.  At Mpala, the home of African wildlife on Explore.org, elephants, zebra‘s, hippos, gazelles, buffaloes and other animals can be seen with their young traversing the lush

Boomslang

All About Mpala’s Reptiles

Routine checks that include clearing underbrush and troubleshooting installations and equipment on the Explore.org cameras at Mpala took on a chilling character when a bright green snake was seen on the live cams. The agile serpent was recorded weaving its way up one of the camera masts at the hippo pool. It was initially recognized

African Wild Dog (Lycaon pictus)

An Update on Mpala’s Painted Dogs

Viewers of the live cams caught a lucky sighting of the endangered African wild dogs, also known as painted dogs, zigzagging edges of Mpala’s hippo pool some months ago. At that time several large packs were flourishing on Mpala and neighboring conservancies. From the home of African Wildlife, researcher Dedan Ngatia describes recent fortunes of our African