Entries by david fernando

Happy New Year and News from Ol Lentille January 2014

www.ol-lentille.comwww.ol-lentilletrust.org Our Blog   At the Frontier of Community Based Conservation Tourism Virgin Responsible Tourism Award 2012 + Andrew Harper Recommended 2011 + Travel & Leisure Global Vision Award 2010 + Amarula “Best Retreat in Africa” 2009 + Conde Nast Traveler “Hot Hotel” 2008 Happy New Year NEWSFROM OL LENTILLE               […]

Season’s Greetings

Please consider making a gift to The Ol Lentille Trust this Christmas. We support conservation, education and healthcare. Our British charity is The Ol Lentille Trust, CAFBank, Sort Code: 40-52-40, Account: 00020021 Our US 501c3 is The Ol Lentille Foundation, FirstBank, ABA#:107005047, Account: 675-121-7369 Our Kenya registered NGO is the Ol Lentille Trust Kenya, Standard […]

Dramatic Elephant Calf Rescue

Elephant Calf Rescue Ol Lentille Conservancy Rangers on routine patrol on October 5 spotted a lone female elephant calf of estimated age 18 months. We searched for her mother but to no avail. Rangers were posted on 24 hour follow-and-observe duty. On October 6 a group of elephant approached the calf, and we thought she […]

Elephants need all the help they can get

“The question is, are we happy to suppose that our grandchildren may never be able to see an elephant except in a picture book?” David Attenborough   2011 – Kenya lost 289 elephants to poaching 2012 – 384 2013 – first half of year 117 Total estimated population of elephants in kenya – 35,000 Africa […]

Hospital opening September 20, 2013

The Board of the Ol Lentille Trust Kenya met with the Laikipia County Governor and his cabinet to discuss and get commitment to the registration, staffing, and equipping of the Kimanjo Hospital. Excellent meeting and the Governor announced imminent gazetting as a Sub-District Hospital.