Monthly Archives: December 2010

Leopard Captured on Camera Trap

Conflict has recently escalated over the past few weeks due to failure of rains and more movement of livestock in search of pasture.  Two stray donkeys were recently killed by hyena in the lugga (sand river) near the Ewaso Lions camp.  We went to visit the scene and as we approached the area, we noticed […]

Think of Ewaso Lions This Holiday Season

Dear friends, Warm greetings from Ewaso Lions Camp! 2010 is quickly coming to an end, but our team continues pushing forward with our field activities. It has been another exciting year mixed with both setbacks and successes. I write to you now in the hopes that you can help us close the year on a […]

Simba Stories makes a great gift this holiday!

Looking for a great gift that also supports a good cause? Take a look at our new book, Simba Stories. Simba Stories is a collection of poems, stories and illustrations made by students from Lpus Leluai Primary School, and put together by Ewaso Lions. These make great holiday gifts. Proceeds from book sales go to […]

Books Donated to Local Primary School

Ewaso Lions has been receiving book donations for almost 2 years for the Lpus Leluai Primary School in Westgate.  The school had almost no books in 2008.  In 2009, we received a large donation from Chip Owen followed by a donation of books from my mother and her friends in Nairobi. More recently, I corresponded […]

Bridge Destroyed in Flood is Reopen

In March 2010, devastating floods rocked the area. The great Ewaso Nyiro River burst its banks and destroyed the main bridge which connects Samburu and Buffalo Springs National Reserves.  This was a huge problem for us.  Trips to the airstrip in Buffalo Springs would now take us 4 hours one way compared to the usual […]