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Little Makalolo – July 2015

Aug 28, 2015  |  Zimbabwe  |  Hwange  |  Little Makalolo

Climate and Landscape
July delivered a significant change to the Little Makalolo landscape as lush green bush and thick dense teak woodland morphed into huge open spaces devoid of greenery and life. So different that a guest from the green season would wonder if this is the same place that teems with so much life at the height of its green phase.

Morning temperatures dropped to -3° Celsius on average but slowly picked up to 12°+ by mid-morning, while the afternoons would warm up sufficiently to invite a dip in the pool.

We are right in the middle of our cold, dry season. Thanks to late rains we received at the end of summer we still have lots of dry grass in all the vleis so game has some food to last through to the rainy season....

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