Love Laikipia Visits Lion Landscapes at Loisaba Conservancy A few weeks back I received an invitation by Antonia Leckie, the Project Manager for Laikipia Lion Landscapes, to visit the project to document their work and meet the lion rangers. This was an opportunity I wouldn’t miss out because we are all about conservation, awareness, and advocacy and all matters regarding the greater Laikipia region. Getting to meet actual people on the front line was bucket-list worthy.
As always, we are trying to come up with new ways to help people and lions live together, and currently partnering in some exciting new innovations. We have recently deployed the second prototype of The Predator Protection Device (PPD), developed by Chris Vargas and the University of Notre Dame Dept of Computer Science, in an area where lions have been regularly attacking livestock. The project has been funded by Chris Vargas, the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation and National