Rains produce thick vegetation in which herds can easily hide. By JASON JACOBS Potawatomi Zoo Stories from Southbendtribune.com March 3, 2005 OKAVANGO DELTA, Botswana — The sandy road was covered with hundreds of gigantic footprints and massive amounts of dung, both of which were fresh.
Director learns just how artificial zoo life is for predators. By JASON JACOBS Potawatomi Zoo Stories from Southbendtribune.com March 2, 2005 OKAVANGO DELTA, Botswana — Some people have the impression that predators have an easy life, sleeping away most of the day, lifting their head long enough to hunt a gazelle or a zebra for […]
Protective parents scary but fascinating in the wild. By JASON JACOBS Potawatomi Zoo Stories from Southbendtribune.com March 1, 2005 OKAVANGO DELTA, Botswana — The engine on our powerboat stalled as we made our way through the overgrown weeds of the Okavango Delta, in the southern African country of Botswana.
Nightlife takes on new meaning. By JASON JACOBS Potawatomi Zoo Stories from Southbendtribune.com February 28, 2005 OKAVANGO DELTA, Botswana — Camp Okuti here was my home for a week during my exploration of the Moremi Wildlife Reserve in Botswana.
Potawatomi Zoological Society official in Botswana. By JASON JACOBS Potawatomi Zoo Stories from Southbendtribune.com February 27, 2005 OKAVANGO DELTA, Botswana — I crept through the tall grass. Horseflies buzzed all around me. I swatted at them quietly. I had to be careful not to make too much noise so as not to scare away the […]
Shopping does not distract you anymore and you want to enjoy your free time otherwise. You fell well, we had fun making the list of the best possible outdoor sports activities to be done on weekends. Whether it’s rain or shine, rain or shine, you’ll find something out that’s right for you here. Dear athletes, […]
Performing sports is extremely beneficial for health, whether it is done in closed or open spaces. However, with the arrival of longer hours of sunshine during the day and higher temperatures, it certainly seems more like exercising outside. We share some benefits of outdoor sports.
The reels allow you to control your fishing line, how you pay and how you recover. In addition, the reels have a “drag” system that is used to press the fish during the fight. Finally, the reels provide a mechanical advantage that allows you to roll that whopper. We share some points for choosing the […]
Baitcasting reels were originally designed for saltwater fishing. They are strong and capable of handling large fish in the ocean. Baitcasting reels have become quite popular and are now used in freshwater fishing for larger fish like largemouth bass and catfish. Use of baitcasting reels can be a bit intimidating at first. Do not use […]