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John Louis Arthur was born in Peebles White River, Mpumalanga on the 10th of February in 1957 and has dedicated the better part of his life to wildlife conservation and education. Louis has done countless hours of field work in the bush and was an volunteer honorary ranger in the Kruger National Park.

Louis, besides overseeing his Brake, Clutch, Radiator & Cable shop in Hazyview, is devoting all of his spare time to the community project development of Nosilla Ethnobotanical Garden on the R40 between Hazyview and White River including the water catchment of Da Gama and Klipkopje Dam areas

Louis is currently residing in White River, Mpumalanga SA and is working on some exciting new p rojects including an indigenous medicinal plant book of  Nosilla Ethnobotanical Garden and her unique surrounds


Our bird guide books are the BEST when exploring the abundant birdlife of Africa.

Best Birding in Kruger is the most comprehensive, entertaining and informative guide to the rich birdlife of the Kruger National Park.

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In addition to our bird field guides, bird guide books and other wildlife related products we are also involved in many other conservation related issues including:
  • Birding is our Forte
  • Birding Habitat is our speciality
  • Habitat Preservation 
  • Holistic land use change
  • Specialised Plan Bions in  Kruger - Pafuri to Phabeni
  • Medicinal Plants Propigation Centre at both ends
  • Nosilla Ethnobotanical Garden - An Indigenous Medicinal Plant Botanical Garden - a bird sanctuary in it's entirety
  • Self sufficient energy program utilizing solar technology and waste product conversions
  • Land use model for future generations
  • Medicinal plants as your daily God's pharmacy in your home
  • Red Duiker conservancy
  • Samango Monkey sanctuary
  • Klipspringer reintroduction
  • Wetland reclamation & alien vegetation eradication
  • Best endemic habitat pointers

Pafuri River Camp - the only place offering North to South through Kruger - Birding and Bio-Diversity

The Killer Birds of Kruger is the most accessible guide to the birds of prey of South Africa’s most famous game reserve, the Kruger National Park.

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Bird Guide Books - Bird Field Guides - Wildlife and Indigenous Medicinal Plantlife Educational Resources
PO Box 2432 Hazyview, Mpumlanaga South Africa 1242
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Best Birding Africa - South Africa 2012