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Saving the Zululand wilderness

Donal P. McCracken

Saving the Zululand wilderness

an early struggle for nature conservation

by Donal P. McCracken

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Published by Jacana in Auckland Park .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilderness areas -- South Africa -- Zululand -- History -- 19th century,
  • Nature conservation -- South Africa -- Zululand -- History -- 19th century,
  • Game protection -- South Africa -- Zululand -- History -- 19th century,
  • Forest conservation -- South Africa -- Zululand -- History -- 19th century,
  • Zululand (South Africa) -- History -- To 1879

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography (p. 170-174) and index.

    StatementDonal P. McCracken.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH77.S6 M33 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23196898M
    ISBN 101770095969
    ISBN 109781770095960
    LC Control Number2008499023

    I have been able to understand survival because of John and Geri, and can highly recommend this book."--Les Stroud, AKA Survivorman. Packed with in-depth instruction and photos, Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living teaches you the skills need to survive and live in the wild using only those things found in the woods. Learn how to. Answer 1 of 2: Hello, My husband and i would like to do a one day walking safari at the Hluluwe-Umfolozi park, since we could not find a place in a suitable date for the short wilderness trail. I found some self guided options, but i couldn'd find one day. King of the Mountain is the first novel in Wilderness series it is the story of a mountain man and his survival struggles in the untamed wilderness of America. The book is set in and written by David Robbins under pseudonym David Thompson. However, as the Zululand areas was settled by European farmers the game was blamed for the prevalence of the tsetse fly and the reserves became experimental areas in the efforts to eradicate the fly. Farmers called for the slaughter of game and about , animals were killed in the reserve before the introduction of DDT spraying in


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Covers the history of hunters in Natal, the foundation of the first Zululand game reserves in the s, and the efforts made to preserve animals and forests. Jacket Condition: Very good. Ian Player DMS (bornJohannesburg) is an international conservationist and the founder of the WILD Foundation and also the Wilderness Foundations in South Africa and the UK.

He established the World Wilderness Congress, which first convened in Johannesburg in A rich read from a man who had a very popular column in South African papers for decades. A ranger, conservationist, writer and outspoken advocate for animal life and human culture. The forward by Nelson Mandela lauds the relationship between Player and his Zulu mentor Macquba s: 5.

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This book tells of their work in the Mfolozi Game Reserve protecting animals and the environment, and of their growing mutual respect.'. “Primitive Wilderness Living & Survival Skills: Naked into the Wilderness,” by Geri and John McPherson.

Similar in style to the “Outdoor Survival Skills” book mentioned earlier, this simple survival book is often a companion to Larry Dean Olsen’s for its more in. It was the beginning of a profound friendship between a black and a white man, one that took them along many paths.

This is a very different wildlife story: it tells of how two men of entirely different cultures and backgrounds learnt from each other. Buy 5+ books to earn 50 points Ian Player. Books By Ian Player; Most Popular Books. The White Rhino Saga White Rhino Saga Zululand Wilderness: Shadow And Soul Similar Authors To Ian Player.

Rick Boyer Ben East Joe Upton Jim Corbett Lonzell Watson. Protected status for the Umfolozi and St. Lucia Wilderness Areas (now known as the iSimangaliso Wetland Park World Heritage Site)- The first wilderness areas to be zoned in South Africa and on the African continent.

Player was the Founder of the Wilderness Leadership School, which still runs the original wilderness trails to this day. Private wildlife conservation is booming business in South Africa. Nick Steele stood at the cradle of this development in the politically turbulent s and s, by stimulating farmers in Natal (now KwaZulu-Natal) to pool resources in order to restore wilderness landscapes, but at the same time improve their security situation in cooperative conservancy structures.

Zululand Wilderness: Shadow and Soul, Paperback by Player, Ian, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US A different wildlife story: it tells how two men of entirely different cultures and backgrounds learnt from each other; and suggests that the healing powers of the wilderness can transform a nation.

“To be commanded to love God at all, let alone in the wilderness, is like being commanded to be well when we are sick, to sing for joy when we are dying of thirst, to run when our legs are broken. But this is the first and great commandment nonetheless.

Even in the wilderness - especially in the wilderness - you shall love him.”. Wilderness Leadership School. The Wilderness Leadership School, established by Ian Player and Magqubu Ntombela, offers tailor-made trails for small groups in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park.

As I was told on a previous wilderness trail, if you want to see game, travel by vehicle in a game reserve.

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(Excerpt from Wilderness, proceedings of the 2nd World Wilderness Congress (Australia, ), V. Martin (ed), Findhorn Press, ) When I was tramping the iMfolozi game reserve in Zululand in the early s and thinking about starting the Wilderness Leadership School, I knew it was essential to select the right symbol.

I personally had the privilege of meeting Ian in South Africa while I was at university in I had read his book for a course, Zululand Wilderness: Shadow and Soul, and it brought to light the realization of our soul’s connection to and need for wilderness; wild space.

I spoke to Ian about how his book resinated within me and the importance of the concepts in forming my own conservation.

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They are 2 nights and 3 days in duration. This trail is fully catered, and all food is transported into the wilderness trails camp on donkeys, but trailists are expected to carry a daypack containing their personal affects, water and lunch.

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Get this from a library. Securing wilderness landscapes in South Africa: Nick Steele, private wildlife conservancies and saving rhinos. [Harry Wels] -- Private wildlife conservation is booming business in South Africa. Nick Steele stood at the cradle of this development in the politically turbulent s and s, by stimulating farmers in Natal.

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Olson, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, Save our iMfolozi Wilderness Campaign 0 This article appeared in the Daily News on Janu By Vivien van der Sandt When the life and work of the late great conservationist Ian Player is held on 14 January, he will be remembered for his successes in saving the rhino species and establishing the iMfolozi and St.

Please inform Zululand Lodge of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation. Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.9/10(82).

The mine would be on the boundary of Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park’s wilderness area, the oldest proclaimed wilderness area in the world. Apart from potential poaching threats, the continuous lights, noise, blasting and pollution would negatively impact the game reserve and wilderness area, as well as surrounding communities.Wilderness Foundation (United Kingdom) (now the Wilderness Trust) in the British Isles.

This Foundation currently takes British people on foot into the wilderness areas of Africa and Scotland. Participants from Northern and Southern Ireland now regularly go on trail into Zululand and learn to reconcile their differences.