North Branch Land Trust Presents ‘South Africa: It’s Land & Animals’ To Be Presented January 9th

Renowned South African conservationist, animal behaviorist, and owner of the magnificent 40,000-acre private game preserve, ChaZen Nature Preserve, Joe Viljoen, will present 2 programs about ChaZen, the land and animals of South Africa and his lion, leopard, and wild dog breeding programs. Mr. Viljoen’s photos alone are worth venturing out on a winter’s day but the information and knowledge Joe will share is outstanding! Come and learn about his genetic work with animals and how it is strengthening the prides, packs and herds of the indigenous animals of South Africa.

Mr. Viljoen’s program will be presented on: Saturday, January 9th, 11:00am at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock.

The presentation is open to the public and are free of charge. Light refreshments will be served at the Canteen 900 presentation and you are welcome to BYOB.

To make a reservation for the program, please contact North Branch Land Trust at 570-696-5545 or email can also register online at

For more information about North Branch Land Trust, its land conservation mission and volunteer opportunities, please visit their website at www.nblt.orgor email