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Solitary and elusive, caracal (also known as ‘rooikat’ or ‘lynx’) often escape human notice – and yet they live right on our doorstep. Join us for a presentation by the Urban Caracal Project to find out more about the secret lives of Cape Town’s red cats.

Dr Laurel Serieys and Joleen Broadfield will introduce us to Cape Town’s shy but charismatic wild cats. Their research is seeking to uncover how caracal adapt to city life and the factors that may threaten their long-term persistence, yet also their amazing resilience in the face of rapid urbanization in the Cape Peninsula.

Visit Urban Caracal Project’s website or read more on their Facebook page.

Date: Wednesday 1 March 2017

Venue: Cape Union Mart Adventure Centre Canal Walk

Time: 18:15 for 18:30

Please note this event is already fully booked.

This event is FREE but seats are limited so please RSVP to secure yours. Complimentary refreshments will be served and Wild Card members earn 10% discount on shopping at the store.

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