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News Tanzania » Katavi: Glamping Gone Wild: Welcome to the Future of Safaris

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Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

This is Tanzania’s effort to redefine the safari of the future ... and others watched herds of elephant resting under the trees at Chada Katavi camp. Travelers at the Kuro Tarangire camp saw wild dogs chasing a bush buck right through the mess area.

News Tanzania » Katavi: Tanzania: Katavi to Have Referral Hospital

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Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

THE government is expecting to build a referral hospital in Katavi region at a cost of 11bn/-. Already 114 citizens have been compensated for their land and property since 2013 to pave the way for construction of the regional referral facility. However ...

News Tanzania » Katavi: The amazing wildlife of Katavi National Park

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Publication date: Saturday 26 August 2017

My companion and I recently flew to Katavi National Park from Arusha. Located deep in the southwest of Tanzania, Katavi is an untamed and extremely wild area. The park is defined by two major landscapes: the valley floor and the two escarpments that border it.

News Tanzania » Katavi: Elephant poaching falls in Tanzanian sanctuary

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Publication date: uesday 30 January 2018

ARUSHA, Tanzania, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) -- Elephant poaching in western Tanzania's wildlife sanctuary, Katavi National Park, has gone down in 2017, a senior park official said on Tuesday. Izumbe Msindai, the park's chief warden, said in an interview with Xinhua ...

News Tanzania » Katavi: Tanzania trip gets up close with elephants, giraffes in natural habitat

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Publication date: Friday 22 January 2016

Katavi, east of Lake Tanganyika, covers 1,727 square miles and gets 2,000 visitors a year. The small number affords a remote, private experience when observing animals. Lithgow also offers private tours in the Serengeti through his business, Tanzania by ...

News Tanzania » Katavi: Three suspected poachers arrested in Tanzania

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Publication date: Saturday 28 January 2017

Three people suspected to be elephant poachers have been arrested near western Tanzania's Katavi National park, police said Saturday. Damas Nyanda, Katavi Regional Police Commander confirmed the incident, saying the suspected poachers are believed to be ...

News Tanzania » Katavi: Albinism in Tanzania: Witchcraft-fuelled persecution leads to mutilation and murder

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Publication date: hursday 11 June 2015

In May, she was asleep in the home she shared with her father and her children in a village in the western Katavi Region when two men broke ... an NGO working to combat discrimination against albinism in Tanzania, says there have been 156 reports of ...

News Tanzania » Katavi: Tanzania eclipse: An experience that will trump all other safari tours

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Publication date: uesday 01 September 2015

For those in Katavi – the only national park directly on the path of annularity – a special combination of wildlife and perfect syzygy promises a unique experience. The rest of Tanzania will witness a partial eclipse. Terry Moseley, a former president ...

News Tanzania » Katavi: Half of the world's wetlands have disappeared since 1900!

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Publication date: hursday 01 February 2018

At maximum flooding, Lake Rukwa and its associated fresh to brackish swamps and floodplains cover some 700,000 ha, making it one of Tanzania's largest wetland areas. The system includes Katavi plain, Kafufu Swamp, and the floodplain of the Msaginya River.