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Xigera Camp – March 2015

May 1, 2015  |  Botswana  |  Okavango Delta  |  Xigera Camp

Climate and Landscape
March was unquestionably a month of two halves at Xigera… We started off with the dry, hot conditions of February continuing and water levels still very low, all of us hoping and praying for the first push of the annual inundation to arrive early from Angola. To all of our delight, the waters finally did arrive, and boy, did they come in quickly. With the levels rising daily, we had a total water uplift of 1.3 metres at the bridge going out of camp. And all that in the last two weeks of the month!

So Xigera is well and truly back to normal. Boating has begun again, and we even managed to get our first full-day boat trip out all the way up to Chief’s Island and Xigera Lagoon.

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