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Les Carlisle: Group Conservation Manager

A Mnemba surprise – the tree-climbing coconut crab!

The tranquillity seeps into your bones as you step out of the transfer vehicle on the Zanzibar beach opposite &Beyond Mnemba Island. The feel of the soft white sand underfoot and the view of the peacefully beached fishing boats immediately starts to slow the racing pace of modern life. The catamaran motor boat quickly negotiates the sea crossin...

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Another Aders Duiker born on Mnemba Island

The incredible conservation story at &Beyond Mnemba Island, situated just off the coast of Zanzibar, continues with the birth of our 18th Ader’s duiker. When you look at the turtle nesting and hatching successes that the island has had over the years and couple this with the most successful suni breeding programme eve, I suppose it’s no surpris...

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3 + 3 = 7

This unique equation is what you get when you safely translocate six rhino, not realising that one of them is in fact pregnant. Fantastic news from the Okavango Delta — the pregnant rhino that was translocated from &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve to &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp has given birth. She distanced herself from the cras...

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A NEW ADDITION — JUST IN TIME FOR WORLD RHINO DAY

Fantastic news from the Okavango Delta — the pregnant rhino that was translocated from &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve to &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp has given birth! She distanced herself a few days ago from the crash and our hard-working anti-poaching team used the telemetry and satellite tracking equipment to eventually locat...

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Why even leave the car park

Guests visiting &Beyond Leadwood Lodge don’t even need to leave the car park … lately the action just comes to them! A few days ago, a large male leopard scent marked his way in front of the game drive vehicle, mere seconds before guests were about to board. Guests and rangers stopped in their tracks as they watched the bold creature saunter pa...

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RHINOS WITHOUT BORDERS VIDEOS

Our rhino translocation project is now complete and all six rhino have settled down in their new home. Our videos of the various stages of the project have also been completed. Here they all are, in one easy to find place, for you to enjoy and share. RHINOS WITHOUT BORDERS PART 1 Luxury experiential travel company, &Beyond, has been deeply comm...

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