Tracks of Giants

 

Program Coordinators – Ian McCallum (soitgoes@iafrica.com) and Ian Michler (ianmichler@mweb.co.za)

WILD10 Program Goal – Drawing on the experience of the various presenters as well as recommendations from the audience, document an education and outreach programme appropriate for the implementation of the findings.

 

Session Time Key

A is      9:30 AM to 11:10 AM
B is     11:30 AM to 1:10 PM
C is      3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
D is      5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

 

Tracks of Giants (TOG) Workshop

TOG-I:  2012 Southern Africa Tracks of Giants Workshop
Scheduled for: Tuesday, Session B– Sala Menor

 

TOG-I:  TRACKS OF GIANTS

Scheduled for: Tuesday, Session B– Sala Menor 

Objective: Relevant to the environmental issues of our time, examine and debate the conclusions and insights gained from the 5000k Tracks of Giants expedition across southern Africa (May to September 2012).  Explore what we believe to be the “The Last Throw of the Dice” regarding the long-term future and well being of African wildlife.  The workshop will:

  • Include photographic feedback from the expedition
  • Highlight the importance of corridor and trans-frontier conservation initiatives
  • Discuss conservation, economic, cultural and psychological significance of human co-existence with wild animals and wilderness
  • Review long-standing human-animal conflict issues
  • Highlight the required skills for conservation leadership

Moderators – Ian McCallum & Ian Michler

2012 Southern Africa Tracks of Giants Workshop
Ian McCallum (South Africa)
Ian Michler (South Africa)