Photo of giraffes heading towards a watering hole, Namibia
This image was selected as a winner of the 2010 Fogarty Grantee Photo Contest.
Photo title: Giraffes heading towards a watering hole, Namibia
Photographer: Holly Ganz, University of California, Berkeley
Description: Three giraffe walking towards water with the Etosha pan in the distance. The photo was taken at dusk in Etosha National Park, Namibia. We are studying how microbial activity in the soil affects the timing of anthrax outbreaks.
Funding Fogarty program: Ecology of Infectious Diseases
Principal Investigator: Wayne M. Getz, University of California-Berkeley