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A Tanzanian Safari, Day 3, Leaving the Serengeti, Arriving to Ngorongoro Crater 17-Gargantuan heron doing his strut

A Tanzanian Safari, Day 3, Leaving the Serengeti, Arriving to Ngorongoro Crater

May 6th 2010
May 6th The Serengeti Six were on cloud nine after the previous days wildlife activity. We had seen most of what is called The Big Five. This nomenclature is used widely on safaris and it relates to the land mammals you see, it consists of elephants, lions, rhinos, buffalo and leopards. These are considered the most dangerous and also the hardest to kill, if you were inclined to be such ... read more
Africa » Tanzania » North » Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Tanzanian Flag Shortly after independence, Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the nation of Tanzania in 1964. One-party rule came to an end in 1995 with the first democratic elections held in the country since the 1970s. Zanzibar's semi-autonomous status and po... ... read more
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14th April 2016

Gargantuan heron doing his strut
The bird in the photograph is not a heron of any type. It is a male Kori Bustard displaying during mating season.

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