Author Archives: PeteMorrie

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November Weather

After excellent October rains, November’s rain was dismal and the lowest we have experienced by a long way, since I have been recording the weather here. It was also the coolest November we have had. December has started well with … Continue reading

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One for me, one for you

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Dressing the community

With some people leaving Letlhakane and returning back to South Africa I urged them to leave clothes they didn’t want with me so that I could give them to our community at The Plot. They did and we were very … Continue reading

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Weather update

October this year was the coolest October we have had since I started recording temperatures here. On top of this we had 38.5 mm of rain, which is way over our average 4.5 mm for October. To see all the … Continue reading

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In search of water

When we heard that Lake Xau was full we just had to go and see it for ourselves. Lake Xau is filled, not every year, by the Boteti river, which is an overflow from the Okavango Delta. Rain waters, from … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Botswana 3

We had already had a good morning in Chobe National Park, having seen 4 of the big 5 and we still had the evening river cruise to do. These boat trips have always been a highlight of any of our … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Botswana 2

Even though it is 250 km from Elephant Sands to Kasane, it mostly through wildlife areas and you have plenty of opportunity to see game as you head up north. We saw plenty of elephants and baboons; plus the threatened … Continue reading

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