Dalal Hanna

Four survival tips for the field ecologist

For an ecologist, one important task is to spend time outdoors collecting data. In the depths of field sites around the world it is often beautiful, but there are also many unexpecteds that can make or break a field season. ...

The Wildlife of the Rwenzoris (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 9)

Hidden on the western side of Uganda lies an unexpected surprise. Home to the third highest summit in Africa (Mount Stanley), a number of diverse ecosystems, and interesting wildlife, the Rwenzoris are a fascinating mountain range.  Although I am here ...

The Wildlife of the Rwenzoris (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 9)

Hidden on the western side of Uganda lies an unexpected surprise. Home to the third highest summit in Africa (Mount Stanley), a number of diverse ecosystems, and interesting wildlife, the Rwenzoris are a fascinating mountain range.  Although I am here ...

The Wildlife of the Rwenzoris (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 9)

Hidden on the western side of Uganda lies an unexpected surprise. Home to the third highest summit in Africa (Mount Stanley), a number of diverse ecosystems, and interesting wildlife, the Rwenzoris are a fascinating mountain range.  Although I am here ...

Kibale’s Divergent Selection (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 8)

I recently visited Kibale National Park, in Uganda, where some of the other researchers in my lab conducted field work this summer. Kibale is famous for its primate diversity and density, which are amongst the highest in Africa. Thirteen different ...

Kibale’s Divergent Selection (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 8)

I recently visited Kibale National Park, in Uganda, where some of the other researchers in my lab conducted field work this summer. Kibale is famous for its primate diversity and density, which are amongst the highest in Africa. Thirteen different ...

Kibale’s Divergent Selection (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 8)

I recently visited Kibale National Park, in Uganda, where some of the other researchers in my lab conducted field work this summer. Kibale is famous for its primate diversity and density, which are amongst the highest in Africa. Thirteen different ...

Top 10 Bird Photographs (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 7)

Hidden under the vegetation found in most wetlands is an incredibly diverse world of aquatic organisms. On most of the mornings I’ve been here at Lake Nabugabo, in Uganda, I’ve made my way to the wetlands surrounding the ...

Top 10 Bird Photographs (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 7)

Hidden under the vegetation found in most wetlands is an incredibly diverse world of aquatic organisms. On most of the mornings I’ve been here at Lake Nabugabo, in Uganda, I’ve made my way to the wetlands surrounding the ...

Top 10 Bird Photographs (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 7)

Hidden under the vegetation found in most wetlands is an incredibly diverse world of aquatic organisms. On most of the mornings I’ve been here at Lake Nabugabo, in Uganda, I’ve made my way to the wetlands surrounding the ...

Electric Fishing (Fishy Ugandan Tales: Episode 6)

When I hear ‘electric fish’ I think about a species that has the capacity to sting others using an electric current. But not all electric fish emit a current that is dangerous. In fact, there are also weakly electric fish ...