South African-born conservationist and award-winning author who co-wrote three popular books: The Last Rhinos, Babylon's Ark, and The Elephant Whisperer.
He served as director of conservation at a South African game reserve called Thula Thula.
He founded a non-profit environmental group called The Lawrence Anthony Earth Organization.
With his wife, Francoise Malby, he had two sons. He co-wrote his three popular books with his brother-in-law, Graham Spence.
He and Australian Animal Planet host Elissa Sursara both had prominent careers as conservationists.