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Row row row your boat – Day 24

April 1, 2012


Up until now I have had no evidence other than hearsay (albeit reliable hearsay) that Cordia was being logged to fuel the boat/canoe building trade. Today I came across more pit sawing sites in N5 and in one of them we found an oar. It must have been about 15 foot in length.   These […]

Cobwebs and Caterpillars – Day 23

April 1, 2012


It’s the start of the week and my mission is to cut three transect lines off grid by Wednesday in N5. Moses (Lemi) and Moses (number two) turned up with their Pangas (machetes) sharpened, bright and early and eager to start. Historically, N5 is a highly logged compartment and conservationists at the Budongo Field Station […]