Internet access in Tanzania with an Iphone

My trusted travel mate is an Iphone 4. When I am in my home country I often share the internet connection by using the tethering functionality. This brings internet to my portable computer. On a native network like Telenor (I live in Norway) the relevant information is filled in automatically and the only thing I …

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Safari Ecology

If you’re a guide, or just interested in learning about ecology in Tanzania, there are a lot of resources out there – from JSTOR journal articles (available online at CRC), to local colleges, to books on the Serengeti and other ecosystems. However, for something more up-to-date, have a look at Colin Beale’s “Safari Ecology” blog. …

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Protected areas data from WDPA

Keeping track of protected areas is for any government a complex task. National parks are usually not a problem, but moving down towards areas with protection on a regional or local level things soon get blurred out. For researchers in Tanzania getting their data right is a challenge. This posting is a generalized version of …

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