August 1, 2010

BBC Fast Track: Island Paradise

There are few places left in the world untouched by tourism – but the tropical islands of Sao Tome and Principe off the west coast of Africa, remain relatively unknown. They have a strong colonial history – but it’s the beautiful beaches, tropical rainforests and the islands’ relaxed nature which are starting to attract attention. Gwenan Edwards went to find out more. watch the video online here
April 1, 2010

BBC Natural World: Forest Elephants

Andrea Turkalo has been studying the enigmatic giants of forest elephants, getting to know over 4,000 intimately, in the rainforest of Central Africa. She has begun to unravel the secrets of their complex social lives and the meanings of their unique vocalisations.    
January 1, 2010

CBS 60 minutes: The Secret Language of Elephants

Researchers in Dzanga-Sangha Reserve in the Central African Republic listening to elephant sounds and observing their behavior are compiling an elephant dictionary. Bob Simon goes to Central Africa to listen to the forest elephants first hand.
August 1, 2009

Successful transfer of six gorillas in Gabon

Six young gorillas, rescued from the illegal bush meat trade, have begun new independent lives on a lagoon island just outside Loango National Park in Gabon.