Gemsbok National Park

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Botswana: see KalahariKalahari
, arid plateau region, c.100,000 sq mi (259,000 sq km), in Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa. The Kalahari, covered largely by reddish sand, lies between the Orange and Zambezi rivers and is studded with dry lake beds. Yearly rainfall varies from 5 in. (12.
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Some of Botswana's tourism destinations that were promoted included the Okavango Delta, Chobe National Park, Linyanti, Savuti, Central Kgalagadi Game Reserve, Makgadikgadi, Nxai Pans, Tuli Block and Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.
A three-year study of the impact of land use on animal diversity in the Kalahari, specifically the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, for his doctoral thesis, brought a new dimension to his photography as his emotional relationship with the Kalahari deepened.
John Wilson of North Carolina State University's Department of Biology and his team monitored speed, position and acceleration of six cheetahs at Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, southern Africa.
The Bushmen live on the site of a proposed wildlife park that lies between two of the country's premier safari reserves, the Central Kalahari Game Reserve and the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. According to Survival International, Botswana's nature-loving president, Ian Khama, sits on the board of the US organisation Conservation International that is implementing the wildlife corridor.
These amazing pictures were taken by photographer Matt Prophet at the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park that crosses the borders of Botswana and South Africa.
The malaria-free Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in the semi-desert Kalahari, which straddles South Africa and Botswana, is home to the black-maned Kalahari lion, leopard and many other predators more easily seen in the arid conditions.
The malaria-free Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in the semi-desert Kalahari which straddles South Africa and Botswana, is home to the black-maned Kalahari lion, leopard and many other predators more easily seen in the arid conditions.
Last April, the Presidents of South Africa and Botswana signed the treaty that links South Africa's Gemsbok National Park with Botswana's Kalahari Gemsbok National Park to form the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.
Below, a ground squirrel at Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and a whale; STARK BEAUTY: African dawn behind a quiver tree, Namibia; Calendar pictures; THE pictures shown here are from Andrew Parkinson's new 2003 calen-; dar, Africa: Wildlife and Landscapes of Southern Africa.; The calendars, which cost pounds 5, can be obtained by phoning the promotions department at Western Mail & Echo on (029) 2058 3583.