Submitted on Tuesday, December 01 @ 11:19:14 UTC by Grant
Did you ever get bothered by a fly that just won't leave you alone?! Watch this meerkat / suricate and fly dance...
A meerkat / suricate gives a response to a persistent fly buzzing around their head! Watch Shongololo from the Wild and Free Ungulungu meerkat / suricate group of The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project in The Meerkat Magic Valley Reserve.
MEERKAT MANSION - THE MEERKAT MAGIC VALLEY RESERVE - ACCOMMODATION OUDTSHOORN WESTERN CAPE SOUTH AFRICA - The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project and The Meerkat Magic Valley is proudly located around Oudtshoorn, Western Cape of South Africa - guests can now stay with us at our own accommodation at our Research base on site - The Meerkat Mansion!
MEERKAT MANSION - SELF CATERING AND CAMPING GROUND ACCOMMODATION AND RESEARCH BASE OUDTSHOORN WESTERN CAPE SOUTH AFRICA
THE MEERKAT MANSION RESEARCH BASE IN THE MEERKAT MAGIC VALLEY RESERVE OFFERS LIMITED SELF CATERING ACCOMMODATION AND CAMPING ON OUR PROPERTY IN OUDTSHOORN WESTERN CAPE SOUTH AFRICA - WHEN YOU VIST WILD AND FREE MEERKATS / SURICATES YOU CAN STAY WITH US!
Accommodation that helps to fund behavioral research run by The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project - we offer self catering accommodation (limited spaces - but camping is also available) at The Meerkat Mansion (previously closed to the public and only open to research assistants).
By staying in The Meerkat Magic Valley Reserve beyond the rush of town and surrounded by beautiful views of mountains - your accommodation costs directly fund wildlife and habitat conservation work!
The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project CURRENTLY HAS LIMITED Assistant Research Positions available for periods of two weels to three months on a standard tourism visa. If you would love to have a working holiday experience watching wild meerkats / suricates and other wildlife on our reserves (you do not need any particular biological experience for this application) and wish to gain a unique insight into our research and conservation work then apply today. Accommodation at the Meerkat Mansion is currently available on a first apply and approval basis for a single or couple sharing.
These positions are for Research and Conservation and Education methodology experience in the field - or to experience something unique while on a working holiday. These limited positions are for assistants who would pay for their accommodation on The Study Areas, Tracker salaries, Experience, Equipment and various costs are quoted with an application determined by the duration of the visit.
The following article contains more images, links and contact information.
The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project Study Site Areas, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa.
Grant M. Mc Ilrath - A.K.A - The Meerkat Man and Project Manager with Wild meerkats / suricates of The Ungulungu meerkat / suricate group around Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa.
Grant M. Mc Ilrath - A.K.A - The Meerkat Man with students from Lategansvlei Primary School, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa after a charity Educational Presentation from The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project in 2006.
A number of relevant links have been included below, many of them are to image galleries:
For more information about The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project Location:
For more information about The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project Study Sites:
For more information about The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project Wildlife Filming Experience:
For more information about The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project Educational Presentations:
For more information about The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project International / National Media Exposure:
For more information about all the Article Categories with their various articles:
For the Article Archive with all previously posted articles stored per month since June 2004:
To view Tour images and read comments from all the International and National Meerkat Friendly Supporters / guests visiting The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project from around the world watching Wild, unfed, uncaptured, unhandled meerkats / suricates, on their exclusive morning Sunrise Tours and afternoon Sunset Tours, where they have been taken behind the scenes and the science to Walk With Wildlife and to experience The Meerkat Magic! Simply open the images in the galleries for larger images, which can then be sent as free e-Cards with music, or printed at the following link press here.
For more information regarding the many exciting opportunities available for paying assistants, including watching and studying Wild meerkats / suricates in their natural protected habitat and learning more about research methodology (including checking and compiling species lists, habitat surveys, data collection techniques and applied data collection, daily watching of Wild (unfed, uncaptured, unhandled) meerkat / suricate groups, and more...), applied conservation, education (assisting in public and school presentations - when available), eco- tourism.
These and other experiences are on offer from Grant M. Mc Ilrath - A.K.A - The Meerkat Man who has since 1993 being doing field research and International and National films on two subspecies of Wild meerkats / suricates (with over 7 years of field management experience in the Kalahari desert) and having set up from scratch his own ecological research and conservation Study Sites of The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project over many years, which are well established now around Oudtshoorn, Western Cape of South Africa.
Assistants will be given exposure to the applied field experiences on offer and many others not mentioned here (including possible night time work with different study species) when working with The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project.
For further detaills regarding expenses, please feel welcome to send an e-mail to The Meerkat Magic Conservation Project leader Grant M. Mc Ilrath - A.K.A - The Meerkat Man, Attention: Research Positions on offer - by simply pressing the following link for an addressed e-mail - Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
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YOU ARE VISITING THE WILD WEB SITE OF THE MEERKAT MAGIC CONSERVATION PROJECT AND MEERKAT MAGIC MOMENTS http://www.meerkatmagic.com - YOUR WILDLIFE FRIENDLY INFORMATION PORTAL WATCH WILD MEERKATS / SURICATES AT THE MEERKAT MAGIC CONSERVATION PROJECT IN THE MEERKAT MAGIC VALLEY RESERVE AROUND OUDTSHOORN WESTERN CAPE SOUTH AFRICA WITH GRANT M. MC ILRATH - A.K.A - THE MEERKAT MAN - BEWARE OF COPY-KATS / IMITATIONS WITH PRETEND RESEARCHER GUIDES AND TAME / FED / HANDLED MEERKATS / SURICATES - GRANT M. MC ILRATH - A.K.A - THE MEERKAT MAN HAS BEEN RESEARCHING WILD AND FREE MEERKATS AS A QUALIFIED PROFESSIONAL CONSERVATIONIST AND INTERNATIONALLY PUBLISHED RESEARCH BIOLOGIST FULL TIME IN THE WILD SINCE 1993 AND ONGOING! FOR A PARTIAL LIST OF HIS INTERNATIONALLY PUBLISHED SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH ON MEERKATS /SURICATES press here.
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