In one day, okapis
will travel up to a half-mile in search of food.
Keepers hope the new calf will make its debut in the zoo's Secret World of the Okapi
exhibit, which aims to raise the profile of the species and awareness of the threats it faces, later this month.
Antwerp Zoo's head keeper of mammals, Patrick Immens, said father okapi
Libembe quickly lost interest in Hakima, but the two still found time to conceive Mchawi:
Surveys conducted within the Okapi
for the Wildlife Conservation Society between 1995 and 2006 showed major drops in all populations of antelope, the most commonly hunted bushmeat animal.
046] and Okapi
cultivars by increasing salinity might have a significant value for salt tolerance of this cultivars, as it was suggested in other species [3,44,14].
The shortage of game elsewhere is part of what makes the Okapi
Reserve so valuable and so attractive to traders looking for bushmeat.
We have decided to make mass graves because most of the bodies are completely burnt and are not identifiable, and also to prevent the corpses from decomposing" Jean-Claude Kibala Nkolde, the deputy provincial governor, told Radio Okapi
In section 8, we compared our model with two probabilistic IR models, which are vector space model (VSM) with new weightings, and Okapi
The shy okapi
was believed to be extinct as it has not been seen since 1959.
Hours later we were at the San Diego Zoo's Wild Animal Park, mingling with white rhino, giraffe, eland, okapi
, and, of course, impala.
Ewango, of Epulu, Democratic Republic of the Congo, who protected the Okapi
Faunal Reserve through years of civil war.
Additional animals in this exhibit will include okapi
and African flamingos.