Trees and Shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park

Trees and Shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park
Author : Ernst Schmidt
Publisher : Jacana Media
Total Pages : 702
Release : 2002
ISBN 10 : 191977730X
ISBN 13 : 9781919777306
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Trees and Shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park Book Description:

This is a guide to every tree and woody shrub indigenous to the province of Mpumlanga and the entire Kruger National Park. Designed for use by beginner tree enthusiasts and the seasoned botanist, it details more than 950 species of trees and shrubs.

Photographic Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park

Photographic Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park
Author : Warwick Tarboton
Publisher : Penguin Random House South Africa
Total Pages : 240
Release : 2016-10-01
ISBN 10 : 1775844498
ISBN 13 : 9781775844495
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Photographic Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park Book Description:

A new photographic field guide to birds of the Kruger National Park, this book will feature 386 species that visitors are likely to see from public roads. The book will present four species per double page and will include an up-to-date distribution map for each species at a reasonable size. There will be a few photographs per species and these will include flight shots where relevant as well as different plumages - juvenile, female, etc. At the back will feature a list of remaining vagrants and rarities (140 species), 18 species per page, without maps but with a one-line comment on their status (e.g. Recorded once at Pafuri in 1928). This will give the book a more comprehensive coverage for more serious birders who may like to see coverage of all species recorded in the park."

Animals of Kruger National Park

Animals of Kruger National Park
Author : Keith Barnes
Publisher : Princeton University Press
Total Pages : 176
Release : 2016-10-18
ISBN 10 : 9780691161785
ISBN 13 : 069116178X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Animals of Kruger National Park Book Description:

This compact and stunningly illustrated field guide is an essential companion for any safari in South Africa's Kruger National Park--one of the largest, most iconic, and most visited conservation areas in Africa. Featuring a unique attractive layout and more than 200 color photographs that show animals in a variety of poses, the guide covers all of the park's most frequently seen mammals, reptiles, and frogs. The authoritative and accessible text provides more information about identification, habitat, behavior, biology, and conservation than most competing guides. Written by South Africa native Keith Barnes, an experienced naturalist, wildlife guide, and author, the guide covers 57 mammals, 17 reptiles, and 8 frogs. In addition to Kruger's famous Big-5 of elephants, leopards, lions, rhinoceroses, and buffalos, the guide also includes lesser-known animals such as the charismatic Wild Dog, smaller cats like the Serval and Caracal, and odd nocturnal denizens like the Cape Porcupine and Springhare. Text and photos work seamlessly to enhance the user's understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of the animals of this incredible region, which is home to South Africa's most important populations of megafauna. * An essential all-in-one Kruger safari companion* Perfect for new and experienced safari-goers alike* Small, portable format ideal for field use* Unique attractive layout with more than 200 stunning color photographs* Photos show animals in a variety of poses* Covers the most frequently seen species--57 mammals, 17 reptiles, and 8 frogs* Authoritative and accessible text provides more information about identification, behavior, biology, and conservation than most competing guides* Includes spoor prints for all frequently encountered mammal tracks Distributed by Princeton University Press.--

Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park
Author : L. E. O. Braack
Publisher :
Total Pages : 208
Release : 1988
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105034134242
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kruger National Park Book Description:

Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park
Author : PF Fourie
Publisher : Penguin Random House South Africa
Total Pages : 280
Release : 2014-03-31
ISBN 10 : 9781775841548
ISBN 13 : 1775841545
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kruger National Park Book Description:

Kruger National Park – Questions & Answers is a compilation of the questions most frequently asked by visitors to the Park, and their answers, given by a seasoned game park official. This new edition has been expanded, and reflects management decisions and changes that have occurred since the last edition appeared in 1992. It is packed with information on topics ranging from animals and their behaviour, ecology and poaching, to accommodation, activities, history of place names, safety, and code of conduct.

Field Guide to Mammals of the Kruger National Park

Field Guide to Mammals of the Kruger National Park
Author : Heike Schütze
Publisher : Penguin Random House South Africa
Total Pages : 220
Release : 2013-06-12
ISBN 10 : 9781431701902
ISBN 13 : 1431701904
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Field Guide to Mammals of the Kruger National Park Book Description:

"The Kruger National Park in Southern Africa boasts a huge variety of mammals, ranging from bats and rodents to bushbabies and elephants. This book provides detailed information on the distribution and habitat, diet, reproduction, physical characteristics and behaviour of each species, as well as predation rates and percentage kills – unique and specific to this world-famous wilderness. Each species entry contains concise details in a summary box, providing the reader with accessible and pertinent information at a glance. Where relevant, spoor drawings are included alongside the text. Full-colour photographs of the animals facilitate quick and easy identification; and distribution maps covering both the KNP and the African continent accompany each account. This book is part of a series of field guides to the Kruger National Park, the other titles being Trees, Insects and Birds of the Kruger National Park. Together they form a comprehensive picture of wildlife in the Park."

Birds of Kruger National Park

Birds of Kruger National Park
Author : Keith Barnes
Publisher : Princeton University Press
Total Pages : 224
Release : 2017-06-27
ISBN 10 : 9780691161266
ISBN 13 : 0691161267
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Birds of Kruger National Park Book Description:

South Africa's Kruger National Park is one of the largest and most iconic conservation areas in Africa. Habitats range from wide-open savannah and rugged thornveld to broadleaved mopani woodland. This microhabitat variation gives Kruger a phenomenal diversity of some 520 bird species, half of which are resident. From Africa's most extraordinary eagles, like the scarlet-faced Bateleur, to electric-colored glossy-starlings and jewel-like finches, Kruger offers an avian celebration of form and color. It is also a crucial conservation area, supporting South Africa's largest viable populations of vultures, eagles, and large terrestrial birds. This field guide offers a unique window into the world of Kruger's birds. More than 500 stunning color photographs illustrate the 259 most frequently encountered species, and a habitat-based approach assists in identification. The authoritative text provides key information about identification, habitat, behavior, biology, and conservation. The guide contains information likely to be new to even the most experienced birders, but is written in a nontechnical style that makes it accessible to anyone. An essential guide to Kruger's birds Perfect for new and experienced birders alike Small, portable format ideal for field use Unique attractive layout with more than 500 stunning color photographs Covers the 259 most frequently seen species Uses a habitat-based approach to aid identification Authoritative and accessible text provides key information about identification, behavior, biology, and conservation Distributed by Princeton University Press

Kruger National Park and Mpumalanga Rough Guides Snapshot South Africa

Kruger National Park and Mpumalanga  Rough Guides Snapshot South Africa
Author : Rough Guides
Publisher : Rough Guides UK
Total Pages : 72
Release : 2015-03-02
ISBN 10 : 9780241188637
ISBN 13 : 0241188636
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kruger National Park and Mpumalanga Rough Guides Snapshot South Africa Book Description:

The Rough Guide Snapshot to Kruger National Park and Mpumalanga is the ultimate travel guide to this region of South Africa. It leads you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from walking safaris to bush breakfasts and the Aerial Cable Trail to the Shangana Cultural Village. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you make the most of your trip, whether passing through, staying for the weekend or longer. Also included is the Basics section from the Rough Guide to South Africa, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around Kruger National Park and Mpumalanga, including transport, food, drink, costs, health, national parks and safety. Also published as part of the Rough Guide to South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland. Full coverage: The Escarpment; Dullstroom; Sabie; Pilgrim's Rest; Graskop; Blyde River Canyon; the lowveld; Nelspruit; Barberton; Hazyview; Hoedspruit; Kruger National Park; private reserves.

Butterflies of the Kruger National Park and Surrounds

Butterflies of the Kruger National Park and Surrounds
Author : Herbert Otto
Publisher : Penguin Random House South Africa
Total Pages : 472
Release : 2015-03-12
ISBN 10 : 9781775843108
ISBN 13 : 1775843106
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Butterflies of the Kruger National Park and Surrounds Book Description:

Butterflies of the Kruger National Park and Surrounds enables identification of these colourful creatures and hopes to promote general interest in the natural world. A lavish and fascinating introduction raises topics such as classification of Lepidoptera, butterfly behavior, names, biology and life cycle, flower adaptations, larval host plants, etc. Each family is first described, then the subfamily, followed by the genus and finally the species. Each of the known KNP butterfly species is dealt with on its own page, with its common and scientific names, life history, etymology and larval host plants. On the opposite page is a gallery of photographs of the butterfly in its environment, often complemented with life cycle and larval host plant photographs. A distribution map is provided for each butterfly species, with red dots indicating KNP rest camps where the butterfly is found, and a pie chart showing the butterfly’s status – how rare or how common it is.

Johannesburg Kruger National Park Footprint Focus Guide

Johannesburg   Kruger National Park  Footprint Focus Guide
Author : Lizzie Williams
Publisher : Footprint Travel Guides
Total Pages : 172
Release : 2010-10-10
ISBN 10 : 9781908207111
ISBN 13 : 1908207116
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Johannesburg Kruger National Park Footprint Focus Guide Book Description:

Explore the up-and-coming Newtown and you will be amazed at how a once run-down area of Johannesburg has transformed itself into a trendy part of the city, with restaurants, shops and the cutting-edge Apartheid Museum. After a day’s sightseeing, head to Nelson Mandela Square and have dinner outside, beneath a smiling statue of the man himself. When you tire of the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg go to South Africa’s top game park, Kruger National Park, to spot the famous Big Five – elephants and rhinos included. Footprintfocus Johannesburg & Kruger National Park provides detailed information on all these sights and more, plus must-know information on travelling around South Africa. • Essentials section with tips on getting there and around. • Detailed information on sights and attractions with fascinating insights into the region. • Comprehensive listings of where to eat and sleep. • Detailed street maps for important towns and cities. • Slim enough to fit in your pocket. Loaded with advice and information, this concise Footprintfocus guide will help you get the most out of Johannesburg & Kruger National Park without weighing you down. The content of the Footprintfocus Johannesburg & Kruger National Park guide has been extracted from Footprint’s South Africa Handbook.