FOKUS OP NAMIBIË
FOCUS ON NAMIBIA
“You can leave Namibia, but it will never leave you …”
Let this special issue be your dusty road trip through Namibia – let us entertain you with the exquisite beauty, red sand dunes, diverse wildlife population, remarkable people with unparalleled hospitality, and of course, hunting stories. The hunting stories in this edition showcase some phenomenal experiences in Namibia. Wherever you hunt in this vast country, you will find what you are looking for – it is a place where Hartmann’s zebra create stripy sunsets and gemsbuck dash through the shimmering haze, a place where you can marvel at the stark, breathtaking beauty of nature.
But Namibia is also about formidable game ranchers and their striving for good genetics and breeding stock. Equally important is the cooperation of important role players in the country to promote harmony and strength in the industry. Namibia is facing many challenges on a daily basis and 2017 was especially challenging. Turn to p 86 for Mike Bredenkamp’s detailed update in his Wildlife Ranching Namibia (WRN) report.
Jagredakteur Stefan Fouché gesels op bl 18 lekker oor die 150 springbokke en 30 “gêngsbokke” wat op Koës in die Kalahari op Johan Combrink, oftewel “Bonzai”, se plaas gejag is (bl 18) …
Hartmann se bergkwagga
Hartmann se bergkwagga is skaars en kom in klein, geïsoleerde bevolkings in Suidelike Afrika se dorgebiede voor. Prof J du P Bothma verskaf meer inligting oor hierdie taamlik onbekende dier
Namibia – a jewel in Africa
Namibia is blessed with prolific wildlife and is any hunter’s dream destination. LD Jennings was fortunate to hunt among the camel-thorn trees and red dunes and shares this special experience
The new Leica ER 6.5-26x56 LRS
With its high magnification range, the new ER 6.5-26 x 56 LRS riflescope is perfect for ambitious shots over long distances, offering high light transmission, high contrast and minimal colour-fringing