Google Earth and MAPA maps African wild life

The greatest wildlife show on earth is about to arrive on your PC. Africa’s the last continent on earth to hold on to its ‘megafauna’ – really big stuff like elephants, rhinos and herds of antelope tens thousands strong - and it’s hanging on to them by skin on its teeth. Google Earth along with […]

The greatest wildlife show on earth is about to arrive on your PC. Africa’s the last continent on earth to hold on to its ‘megafauna’ – really big stuff like elephants, rhinos and herds of antelope tens thousands strong - and it’s hanging on to them by skin on its teeth. Google Earth along with ‘Mapping Africa’s Protected Areas (MAPA)’ have so far plotted the major parks, reserves, and protected areas for Southern and East Africa. Check them out on Google Earth and watch epic wildlife video snippets or just find out about places you didn’t even know existed. Download MAPA layer and find out just how extraordinary our continent is. You can also find layer in the Google Earth Outreach Showcase.