5 February 2019
Cape Union Mart is always trying to help fellow explorers reach their dreams, and with that in mind, we host a series of FREE customer based events with a variety of partners, topics, and speakers. Talks include refreshments and discounted shopping.
These events range in topic, with one common goal, to extend the knowledge to our adventurers.
This space is updated regularly, so keep an eye out and be sure not to miss them.
How Conservation Dogs are saving Tortoises with Wild Magazine
Date: Thursday 28 February
Time: 18.15 for 18.30
City: Cape Town
Store: Cape Union Mart, Canal Walk Adventure Centre
Geometric tortoises are critically endangered but how do you research and protect a creature that is notoriously shy and expertly camouflaged? A breakthrough project with detection dogs is helping CapeNature find this elusive tortoise. Join us for a talk by Vicki Hudson as she reveals how dogs are being used to scent out these tortoises and what this means for the conservation of the geometric tortoise in the Cape.