Terra Nova Toursim und Farming Pty Ltd,
P.O. Box 25005 Windhoek, Namibia, is the proprietor of this
website and responsible for the entire content.
Responsible for the website of ROOISAND Desert Ranch:
Dipl.-Ing. W. Paech.
till 2016: W. Paech and Rooisand Desert Ranch. Copyright 2004-2016 for all
images (except for those marked with a ©) on this website by W.
Desert Ranch is a member of
||NTB (Namibia Tourism
Board) and of
|ROOISAND actively supports
||GOBABEB, an international
project for studying the relationship between arid areas (deserts), ecology
(protection of the environment) und human activity.
project is also supported and funded by the German foreign aid organization GTZ
(Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit), among
Since 1962, the Centre has been one of Southern
Africa's foremost centres of arid lands research. Its new focuses on
appropriate technology and training mean that the Centre remains highly
relevant to sustainable development in Namibia and Southern Africa as a whole.
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