Entries in madagascar (59)

Tuesday
Nov072017

5 Animals with Awesome  Camouflages

Whilst many animals at the top of the food chain do not need elaborate camouflaging mechanisms to go about their daily lives, for lots of other animals it is an essential defence mechanism in order to hide from predators. Here we explore a unique selection of animals and their unbelievable camouflages.

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Wednesday
Aug162017

Can We Guess Your Next Trip Based On Your  Eco-Knowledge?

Think you know your Arctic Ice Cap from your Tundra Biome? Test your eco-knowledge and we'll guess which project is your next!

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Tuesday
Aug152017

Top 5 Cities To Visit In  Africa

With over 54 countries, Africa is a continent with so much to see - where do you start? From bustling bazaars to magnificent medinas, here are our top 5 cities to visit in Africa:

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Friday
Jul212017

The Effects of Global Warming on  Mangroves

Mangroves have been a beneficial source of life from the start. But as global warming becomes a greater threat to the ecosystem, mangroves have been dying out, causing more and more problems along the shoreline.

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Wednesday
Jun072017

QUIZ: Where Should You Volunteer Next? 

Volunteer Week is coming to an end but that doesn't mean you cannot still volunteer. Take the quiz and find out where to volunteer next!

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Wednesday
Nov252015

QUIZ: Which Island Are You?

From the Atlantic to the Pacific our planet is full of beautiful islands! There are so many choices between the climate, the ocean, the animals, the landscapes...Find out which island you are and maybe how you could go and visit it!

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Wednesday
Sep302015

Quiz: Where should you Volunteer in 2016?

Thinking about volunteering next year, but stuck for ideas? Take our quiz and find out where you should be heading!

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Wednesday
Sep092015

Quiz: Can you Name these Madagascan Animals?

Can you tell your silky sifaka from your mouse lemur? Take this quiz to test your knowledge of the animals of Madagascar!

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Thursday
Oct232014

Madagascan Reptiles are Heading Towards the Brink 

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species reports that, alarmingly, nearly 40% of Madagascar’s reptiles are facing an increased risk of extinction. The survival of these species will only be secured through the successful management of the island’s protected areas. 

 

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Monday
Jun302014

Volunteer photo of the week: Temenuzkha Petrakova

Check out this fantastic shot of a chameleon taken on Frontier's Madagascar Marine Conservation and Diving Project. Vote for Temenuzkha to win Volunteer Photo of the Month for July on the Frontier Official Facebook page.

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Monday
Jun022014

Volunteer Photo of the Week: Charlie Wheeler

Charlie Wheeler took this photo in the ocean surrounding Mafia Island, whilst on Frontier's Madagascar Marine Conservation and Diving.

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Wednesday
May212014

Frontier Work on Herpetofauna Published

Madagascar Forest team’s work on surveying reptiles and amphibians has found a new species to Nosy Be and produced the first assessment of Nosy Komba.

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Monday
May122014

Volunteer Photo of the Week: Nell Campbell

Having fun and cooling off under a waterfall in the Madagascar wilderness is our idea of paradise!

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Monday
Apr142014

Volunteer Photo of the Week: Kirsten Inglis

Travelling with friends strengthens your bond. Taken near a cliffside, Kirsten Inglis' photo captures the tranquility of Madagascar whilst on the Madagascar Wildlife Conservation Adventure project.

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Wednesday
Mar192014

Frontier Launches New Madagascar Community Projects

Frontier recently announced four new Madagascar Community projects to be based in and around the city of Hell-Ville.

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