Botswana Water Quality and Health: This multidisciplinary project is focused on investigating the coupled human and ecological drivers influencing water quality and the health of both human and animal populations in the Chobe River Region of Botswana.
Monday, January 21, 2013
Teaching children about wildlife conservation is key to the NSF project. Here team members show local school children the impact of snaring on this immobilized wart hog in the Chobe wetlands study site. The snare injury is visible on the abdomen. The wart hog recovered fully and joined her piglets!