When Mongolian herder D. Ganbat and his family came out of their ger (the nomadic tent where they live) on November 19, they were shocked to see a young snow leopard cub curled up on the roof of their home!
How do you save an animal highly coveted for its horns in a country renowned for its political instability and entrenched poverty? This is the question that Raoul du Toit must face through his work with Zimbabwe’s rhinos.
Dr. Rachel Graham had what she calls her “Aha Moment” when she met a 22-foot long whale shark underwater for the first time. “If that doesn’t make you think about a change of lifestyle and work, nothing will,” she says.