Katharina von Dürckheim, leader of Wildlife Free to Roam (WFR) research programme in the Department of Conservation Ecology and Entomology at Stellenbosch University (SU), studied African elephants’ sense of smell as part of her recent PhD in Conservation Ecology
Katharina von Dürckheim seen here with an elephant during translocation.
Katharina von Dürckheim is committed to help create connectivity corridors that allow wildlife to roam more easily between many of Southern Africa’s protected areas within large transboundary conservation areas.