David Woetzel, explorer and cryptozoologist

Searching for living dinosaurs and pterosaurs has become an important avocation for David Woetzel, a New Hampshire businessman, and in both central Africa and Papua New Guinea has he searched. Late in 2000, he accompanied the explorer William Gibbons into Cameroon, Africa, where they interviewed many natives. A creature called “li’kela-bembe” is greatly feared in …

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New mokele-mbembe expedition

I recently received word of a new expedition, to take place soon in Africa. The explorer (whom I will keep anonymous for now) has previously searched for the mokele-mbembe, a number of years ago. According to the web page of one explorer who searched for this apparent extant sauropod dinosaur, “In the jungles of central …

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New book about Mokele-mbembe

The nonfiction paperback Mokele-Mbembe: Mystery Beast of the Congo Basin, by William J. Gibbons, was published by Coachwhip Publications on February 13, 2010. (List: $24.95 — 272 pages) “Bill’s heart is in Africa, where monstrous dinosaur-like creatures are still rumored to inhabit the vast swamps of the Congo Basin. . . . Gibbons provides a fascinating insight …

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