Some of the species in South Africa are now defined as priority species - this means they may need more tracking or management to make sure their numbers in the wild aren't affected.
This makes sure there's a healthy eco-system 🌱
This is where priority species monitor's like @tonyhewitt come in. Their role is to check on the animals, in this case it's in Umkhuze and iSimangaliso Wetland Park.
Fortunately, his coworkers are rather easy subjects 📸
All of these beautiful images come from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa!