Consumptive tourism is a management tool used in parks surrounded by human populations where animal populations need to be managed to reduce human, wildlife conflict.
Umfurudzi Park offers limited species of animals for hunting as part of the management of the parks resources and to create revenues to sustainably manage the park.
Quotas are issued on a basis of wildlife census surveys conducted annualy by Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority, and agreed with the rangers and management in Umfurudzi Park on a consensus basis.
Avaliable animals for consumptive management are :
Kudu, Sable, Eland, Zebra, Impala, Wildbeast, Duiker, Bush Pig, Buffalo, Warthog, Water buck, game birds.
All hunting will be conducted with a parks ranger attending and is managed under a strict code of conduct.
Enquiries as to quotas and prices available from park office