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Durham University

Department of Anthropology

Anthropology Field Station

Anthropology Field Station, Soutpansberg Mountains, South Africa


The Anthropology Field Station provides a permanent base for the department's activities within the Soutpansberg Mountains of South Africa. This unique facility provides office facilities, living space and 12 accommodation units for undergraduates, postgraduates, staff and volunteers engaged in research at the site.

Equipment and facilities on site include vehilces, lab space, computers, handheld data collection units, dictaphones, camera traps, high definition camcorders, GPS and VHF telemetry, and microscopes for dietary analysis.

Contact Prof Russell Hill for further details of the Anthropology Field Station.