2012 Missions

Ludwigs Bustards

Team for Ludwigs Bustard Count LtoR Peter Ryan Harold Bloch and Andrew Jenkins

MISSION 26 of 2012

Name of Mission: Ludwigs Bustards
Date of Mission: 13 October 2012
Aircraft used: Mooney 201
Pilot: Harold Bloch
Beneficiary: Percy Fitzpatrick Institute at UCT

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Zapp Patrols – July to September 2012

MISSIONS 12, 14, 16, 18 and 25 of 2012

Name of Mission: ZAPP Patrols 03, 04, 05, 06 and 07 of 2012
Date of Mission: July to September 2012
Pilot and Aircraft used:
Grant Warren – Foxbat A22L  (for Mission 12 / ZAPP Patrol 03 of 2012)
Duncan Deane – Rally 105 XP (for Mission 14 / ZAPP Patrol 04 of 2012)
Donovan Barton-Hobbs – Bushbaby (for Mission 16 / ZAPP Patrol 05 of 2012)
Johan Meiring – Zlin Savage (for Mission 18 / ZAPP Patrol 06 of 2012)
Donovan Barton-Hobbs – Bushbaby (for Mission 25 / ZAPP Patrol 07 of 2012)
Beneficiary: Zululand Wildlife Security Initiative (ZWSI)

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Translocation of Red-billed Oxpeckers

Oxpeckers1 - Pilot Noel McCullough Project Co-ordinator Leigh Combrink and Mark Howitt of the NZG

MISSION 24 of 2012

Name of Mission: Translocation of Red-billed Oxpeckers
Date of Mission: 21 September 2012
Aircraft used: Beechcraft Baron 58
Pilot: Noel McCullough
Beneficiary: Andre Botha of the Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT)

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Wild Coast Monitoring

01 Wild Coast

MISSION 23 of 2012

Name of Mission: Wild Coast Monitoring
Date of Mission: 11 September 2012
Aircraft used: Cessna 170B
Pilot: Reid Wardle
Beneficiary: Rob Stegmann and Loyiso Nondlebe of the Dept of Economic Development & Environmental Affairs (DEDEA)

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Tuli Elephant Count 2012

01 Tuli Elephant Count

MISSION 22 of 2012

Name of Mission: Tuli Elephant Count 2012
Date of Mission: 7 to 11 September 2012
Pilots and Aircraft:
Avroy Shlain – Cessna 182
Raymond Steyn – Cessna 206
Timothy Webster – Cessna 182
Beneficiary: The Central Limpopo Valley Elephant Research Programme

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