Latest News for: Malawi wildlife


Jumbo task as Malawi moves 263 elephants to restock a degraded national park

Mongabay 05 Aug 2022
LIWONDE NATIONAL PARK, MalawiEarly one July morning, a helicopter with wildlife officials on board flies above the forests of Malawi’s Liwonde National Park in search of elephants ... of National Parks and Wildlife,…This article was originally published on Mongabay .

Cheetah reintroduction in Malawi brings vultures back to the skies

Mongabay 25 Jul 2022
In 2017, seven cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) were reintroduced to Liwonde National Park under a project run by African Parks and the Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT), two conservation groups working in partnership with Malawi’s Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW).

World-first experiment using drones for wildlife health checks

Phys Dot Org 22 Jul 2022
student can now add "world first" to her CV after collaborating with global cinematographer Douglas Thron to accurately measure heart and breathing rates of African wildlife filmed with a drone ... In the Malawi documentary, which premiered in mid-June, Wang and Prof.

Malawi moves elephants from overcrowded park to larger one

Times Free Press 17 Jul 2022
The entire process is a cooperation between Malawi's Department of National Parks and Wildlife, the International Fund for Animal Welfare and African Parks ... It will also alleviate habitat pressure and reduce human-wildlife conflict," African Parks representative in Malawi Sam Kamoto said.

Malawi carries out program to translocate wildlife as national conservation initiative

Xinhua 12 Jul 2022
Wildlife officers load an elephant into a truck at Liwonde National Park in Machinga, Malawi, July 10, 2022. Malawi has carried out a program to ... Malawi carries out program to translocate wildlife as national conservation initiative.

Saving Nature Announces the Appointment of Three New Board Members

Hastings Tribune 06 Jul 2022
Alex was also the founding country director of the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Afghanistan Program and helped create Afghanistan’s first national park ... in Wildlife Ecology from the University of Wisconsin and is a former Peace Corps volunteer to Malawi ... wildlife corridors.

Malawi to Transfer 250 Elephants Between National Parks

Voa News 23 Jun 2022
Brighton Kumchedwa, Malawi’s Director of National Parks and Wildlife, said that in addition to boosting Kasungu’s elephant population, the relocation will minimize human-wildlife conflict in the communities surrounding Liwonde ... Malawi undertook one of the largest elephant ...

Zodwa Wabantu banned from performing in Malawi

Independent online (SA) 08 Jun 2022
Controversial entertainer Zodwa Wabantu has been banned from performing at an amapiano festival in Blantyre, Malawi, set to take place on June 10 and 11 ... The Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Wildlife in Malawi has stopped Zodwa WaBantu from performing at a show she was booked at in Blantyre due to the nature of her performances.

Birmingham school tribute to ex-pupil and soldier killed by elephant

BBC News 07 Jun 2022
A Birmingham school has paid tribute to a former pupil and soldier who was killed by a charging elephant as he worked to protect wildlife in Malawi. Coldstream Guardsman Mathew Talbot, from Great Barr, suffered fatal injuries during an anti-poaching patrol in May 2019 ... "A bit of him is here, it is just wonderful," his mum Michelle said ... .

From bricks to bags to eco art: six innovative uses for plastic waste around the world

The Observer 03 Jun 2022
The 27-year-old from Blantyre, Malawi, began collecting plastic waste two years ago, disheartened by the amount he saw on the city streets ... “I chose animals in my sculptures because there is also the problem of wildlife poaching,” he says ... on the environment and wildlife.

NI expats: ‘Meeting my daughter when she was nine months old motivated me to move to Malawi’

Belfast Telegraph 14 May 2022
Thomasena, originally from Holywood, lives and works in Malawi with her now 15-year-old daughter and five cats ... “At the time of first coming to Malawi, I was deputy president of the students’ association at university ... “From our friends, who are like family, to the amazing wildlife populations, Malawi is a beautiful country,” Thomasena says.

Malawi: Malawi Moves to Reduce Rise in Pangolin Trafficking

All Africa 07 Mar 2022
Wildlife authorities say pangolin-related arrests in Malawi more than tripled between ...

Malawi Moves to Reduce Rise in Pangolin Trafficking

Voa News 06 Mar 2022
Trafficking in pangolins continues to rise in Malawi as the country registers a drop in ordinary wildlife crime, such as trafficking in elephant tusks and rhino horns. Wildlife authorities say pangolin-related arrests in Malawi more than tripled between 2019 and 2020.

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