Rhino Signs

How rhino monitoring officers read the African bush

Every day, our monitoring officers track individual rhinos by looking for footprints and other signs of activity. Tracking is a skill that takes many years to master. These highly skilled officers know how to read the language of the African bush – from the wind to the vegetation and all the other creatures.

READING TRACKS

FOLLOWING TRAILS

UNDERSTANDING MIDDENS

SPOTTING SIGNS OF BROWSING