Bongo FIT!

The eastern or mountain bongo. IMHO the most gorgeous antelope in the world, critically endangered and found wild only in one remote region of Kenya. WildTrack is working hard to help expand their range using FIT as a monitoring tool.

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Our UNC PhD student Margit Bertalan was in Kenya this summer collecting their footprints to develop an FIT bongo database to help with bongo restoration to Mt. Kenya. She worked closely with keepers Eric, Christine and Gitonga at the Mt Kenya game ranch in Nanyuki where there is a breeding program. Great work everyone!

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Helping WildTrack through Amazon Smile :-)

If you’re a tiger tracker at heart but somehow can’t fit that into your 9-5, there’s still a way to be part of all that.  Select WildTrack Inc on smile.amazon.com.  Amazon will then donate a little to WildTrack each time you shop with them!  Probably easier than tiger tracking….and each little bit helps keep us on track.

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