Waterberg Wild Dog Initiative
The WWDI spreads awareness, gains accurate information, educates, mitigates conflict, and works with community members to protect and conserve the endangered, free-roaming African Wild Dog population living in the Waterberg, Limpopo, South Africa.
Working alongside the community to understand human-wildlife conflict and create and provide conflict mitigation solutions that raise tolerance levels.
Awareness & Education
Increasing awareness on the conservation status of African Wild Dogs and educating the community about the importance of the Waterberg Wild Dog population.
Gaining accurate information about the Waterberg Wild Dogs to inform community members, contribute towards research, and assist management efforts.
Promote Ecotourism Potential
Leveraging the ecotourism potential of the Waterberg Wild Dogs to mitigate conflict during stationary periods.