Archive for April 2017

How Long can a Newborn Hippo Stay Underwater ?

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How Long can a Newborn Hippo Stay under Water?   Newborn Hippos born into the wild face numerous challenges, from predators to the ever changing environment. However these Newborn’s resilience is tremendous. Newborn Hippos weigh between 35 to 40 kg at birth. The female Hippo will give birth to a single calf every two years.…

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Largest Population of Hippos in South Africa

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Hippos Galore in St Lucia Undoubtedly the largest Hippo Population in South Africa occurs in the area of iSimangaliso Wetland Park, and St Lucia is situated in the heart of Hippo Land. it is estimated that 800 Hippos roam the area and yes we get to see them regularly. Not only in the Estuary but…

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What Locals Love About St Lucia

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What Locals Love About St Lucia In and Around St Lucia Falling in love with St Lucia is easy, incredible weather year round. Magnificent wildlife on your doorstep and yes we mean on your doorstep. However it’s all about the outdoors if you living in St Lucia. Pristine beaches as far as the eye can…

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