LION MANAGEMENTParts 1 & 2
In Kruger and Kgalagadi there is enough territory to support various lion prides and allow a natural balance between preditors and prey. In reserves smaller than 1000 square kilometer, this becomes a problem. We visited Madikwe Game Reserve in North West Province, South Africa, to learn how lion populations can be managed in a way that mimics a complete natural system.
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Practical Lion Management
We get our hands dirty and track down a lionness to dart.