Is it too hot for Zazu?

The effect of climate change on the breeding success of three African hornbills, South Africa Mogalakwena River Reserve. An online presentation on the work of Grietjie Stander.


Have you ever wondered whether Zazu from the Lion King was able to deal with climate change? This research question is being investigated by Grietjie Stander, field guide and wildlife research assistant at Mogalakwena Research Centre in South Africa. She is dedicated to wildlife research and performs several studies within the reserve.

Besides her job at Mogalakwena Research Centre, she is performing her thesis at the reserve as well. Her thesis is about the effects of climate change on the breeding success of the three African hornbills.

Would you like to know more about the activities of Grietjie within the reserve and her thesis? You can sign up via this link.


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