Posted by mashatu in Game Reports on Jun 1st, 2011 | 0 comments
Lions May proved to be another good month in Mashatu for lion sightings. The coalition of three males roaming the western side of the reserve was seen less often. One of the three males has a SAT (satellite) – GPS collar on and this allows me to follow their every day movements. These new SAT collars send their location every few hours – regardless of where they are – to an online server. In the past we relied on cell phone-based GPS collars, but the lack and patchiness of cell phone reception made consistent monitoring impossible. We saw the central pride very frequently during May,...