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    Wildebeet stampede across the plains during their annual cycle of migration.

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  • 862-03821030

    A white headed vulture flies in to join other vultures in demolishing the remains of a kill on plains teeming with wildlife near the boundary of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area near Ndutu and the Serengeti National Park.

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    Large herds of white-bearded wildebeest,the vanguard of the annual migration,on the plains of the western Serengeti

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    Common ostriches run across open plains near the boundary of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the Serengeti National Park.Ngorongoro and Serengeti are two contiguous protected areas, which support the greatest concentrations of wildlife left on earth today

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  • 862-03355223

    Grant's gazelles on the mud flats of Lake Ndutu,a seasonal lake that borders the Serengeti National Park.This species is found throughout the Eastern Branch of the Great Rift Valley system.

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  • 862-03355222

    A herd of elephants moves in single file after drinking from a freshwater pool near Lake Ndutu,a seasonal lake that borders the Serengeti National Park.A number of elephants in this area are tuskless,a genetic abnormality that does not seem to affect them adversely.

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  • 862-03355221

    A herd of elephants drinks from a freshwater pool near Lake Ndutu,a seasonal lake that borders the Serengeti National Park.A number of elephants in this area are tuskless,a genetic abnormality that does not seem to affect them adversely.

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  • 862-03355220

    A cheetah treads wearily as it slowly and intently stalks its prey.

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  • 862-03355219

    A cheetah treads wearily as it slowly and intently stalks its prey.

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  • 862-03355218

    A lioness is given an enthusiastic welcome by her three cubs.

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  • 862-03355226

    A finely maned lion with scars on his nose caused by fighting other lions.

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  • 862-03355225

    A shaft of sunlight in the late afternoon brings out the magnificent coral pink colour of Greater Flamingos feeding in shallow water surrounded by the mud flats of seasonal Lake Ndutu.

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  • 862-03821028

    A black rhino mother and offspring are dwarfed by their surroundings in the world famous Ngorongoro Crater. The craters 102 square mile floor is spectacular for wildlife.

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    A black rhino mother and offspring are dwarfed by their surroundings in the world famous Ngorongoro Crater. The craters 102 square mile floor is spectacular for wildlife.

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    A lone black rhino is dwarfed by its surroundings in the world famous Ngorongoro Crater. The craters 102 square mile floor is spectacular for wildlife.

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  • 862-03821025

    A fine bull elephant feeds along the rim of the world famous Ngorongoro Crater.The craters 102 square mile floor and the surrounding highlands are spectacular for wildlife.

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  • 862-03821018

    Adult chimp calling in the forest. The remote Mahale Mountains, located on a bulge along the eastern shores of Lake Tanganyika, rise spectacularly 8,069 feet. The mountain slopes are covered with rainforest, where many trees show a closer affinity to West African species than to those of East Africa. Protected as a national park since 1980, the mountains are home to one of the most important wild

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  • 862-03821017

    Adult chimps spend long hours each day removing flees from one another. The remote Mahale Mountains, located on a bulge along the eastern shores of Lake Tanganyika, rise spectacularly 8,069 feet. The mountain slopes are covered with rainforest, where many trees show a closer affinity to West African species than to those of East Africa. Protected as a national park since 1980, the mountains are ho

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  • 862-03821016

    Female chimpanzee takes a rest. The remote Mahale Mountains, located on a bulge along the eastern shores of Lake Tanganyika, rise spectacularly 8,069 feet. The mountain slopes are covered with rainforest, where many trees show a closer affinity to West African species than to those of East Africa. Protected as a national park since 1980, the mountains are home to one of the most important wild chi

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  • 862-03820680

    A herd of oryx in the Samburu National Reserve of Northern Kenya.The distinctive markings and long straight horns of these fine antelopes set them apart from other animals of the northern plains.They inhabit arid areas, feeding on grass and browse.

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  • 862-03366571

    A rainbow in Masai Mara with white-bearded gnus,or wildebeest,grazing the dry grassy plains.

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  • 862-03355215

    A male Kori bustard displays to its mate. In so doing,it inflates its throat ruff and chest,lowers it wings and lifts its tail to reveal a mass of soft white undertail-coverts.

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  • 862-03355155

    Blackfaced Vervet monkey

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  • 862-03821024

    Hippos wallow in a small freshwater lake on the floor of the world famous Ngorongoro Crater.The craters 102 square mile floor is spectacular for wildlife.

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  • 862-03820691

    An oryx beisa in arid thorn scrub country, which is typical of northern Kenya.The distinctive markings and long straight horns of these fine antelopes set them apart from other animals of the northern plains.They inhabit arid areas, feeding on grass and browse.Their ability to stay without water is greater than that of the camel.Unusually, female horns are longer than those of males.

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  • 862-03820683

    A dikdik in the Samburu National Reserve of Northern Kenya.Didiks are territorial and live in monogamous pairs. Only males have small horns.Well adapted to semi arid lands, they are completely independent of water, obtaining all the moisture they need from their food.

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  • 862-03820682

    Two dikdiks in the Samburu National Reserve of Northern Kenya.They are territorial and live in monogamous pairs. Only males have small horns.Well adapted to semi arid lands, they are completely independent of water, obtaining all the moisture they need from their food.

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  • 862-03820681

    A male gerenuk feeding in the Samburu National Reserve of Northern Kenya.Strictly browsers, gerenuk can often been seen feeding on branches six feet high by standing on their wedge shaped hooves, supported by their strong hind legs.Well adapted to semi arid lands, they can withstand waterless conditions with ease.

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  • 862-03820189

    A young male and female Greater Kudu blend into their surroundings in a woodland area of the Moremi Wildlife Reserve.Moremi incorporates Chiefs Island and was the first reserve in Africa to be created by indigenous Africans.

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  • 862-03366564

    A magnificent Sable antelope bull with females and young in the Shimba Hills National Park. Sable are arguably the most handsome of all Africa's antelopes.

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  • 862-03355213

    A lioness surveys her surroundings from a comfortable perch in a tree in the Tarangire National Park.

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    A lioness surveys her surroundings from a tree in the Tarangire National Park.

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  • 862-03355185

    A huge Nile crocodile heads for water in Lake Tagalala,which is nourished by the floodwaters of the Rufiji River. The Selous Game Reserve covers 48,000 square kilometres and is one of the largest protected areas in the world. Declared a World Heritage Site in 1982,Selous is arguably one of Africa's most pristine wildernesses.

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  • 862-03355154

    Whitebacked vulture (Gyps africanus)

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    Spotted hyaena (Crocuta crocuta)

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    A crocodile on a sandbank in Stiegler's Gorge,Rufiji river

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  • 862-03820191

    A male Red Lechwe runs through shallow water on the edge of the Okavango Swamp in the Moremi Wildlife Reserve.These water loving antelopes have splayed hooves, which are ideal for bounding through water and mud.They have shaggy chesnut red coats and fine lyre shaped horns.

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  • 862-03820190

    A magnificent Greater Kudu characterised by the side stripes on its grey-brown coat and double spiralled corkscrew horns, blends into its surroundings in a woodland area of the Moremi Wildlife Reserve.

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    Two banded mongooses look alert as they move in search of food.Mongooses are primarily terrestrial carnivores,which live in packs and often make their burrows or warrens in termite mounds

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  • 862-03355198

    An old Masai giraffe with very dark markings in the Ruaha National Park of Southern Tanzania.

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  • 862-03355197

    An elephant looks menacing in front of a baobab tree in the Ruaha National Park of Southern Tanzania.In dry weather,elephants eat the bark and fibrous pith of these trees,which have a high mineral and moisture content.

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  • 862-03355196

    An elephant looks menacing in front of a baobab tree in the Ruaha National Park of Southern Tanzania.In dry weather,elephants eat the bark and fibrous pith of these trees,which have a high mineral and moisture content.

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  • 862-03355182

    A lioness keeps watch from a comfortable perch in a huge Acacia tortilis tree in the Tarangire National Park.

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    A young matriarch elephant leads her small family group

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  • 862-03289562

    Two male Greater Kudu blend into the dappled light of the riverine forest in Chobe National Park. Characterised by their magnificent double-spiralled corkscrew horns and torso stripes,these antelopes are quite common in Chobe's woodlands..

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  • 862-03289561

    Two male Sable antelopes run across open bush country in the Chobe National Park. With their jet-black coats,and white faces and underbellies,the Sable is one of Africa's most beautiful antelopes..

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    Elephants family group,Chobe National Park.

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  • 862-03807770

    Kenya, Samburu District. A young male dik dik, foraging in the undergrowth, in Samburu District.

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    A lioness drinking from a muddy pool.

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  • 862-03820816

    Ring tailed lemurs in the Anja community sanctuary, a very successful small project started with WWF assistance three years ago.Situated in cattle owning Bara country of Southern Madagascar, the huge inselbergs in the sanctuary are known as The Three Sisters.

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  • 862-03820685

    Grevys zebras inhabit dry bush country in Northern Kenya.They are the most northerly representatives of the zebra family and can be distinguished from the common or Burchells zebra by their large frame, saucer shaped ears and close set stripes.They are listed by IUCN as an endangered species.

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  • 862-03820684

    A common or Burchells zebra stands close to a Grevys zebra in Northern Kenya, clearly showing the difference between the two species. The Grevys zebra is the most northerly representative of the zebra family, it is listed by IUCN as an endangered species.

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  • 862-03820201

    Elephants approach the Chobe River in the late afternoon.Elephants can go several days without water but drink and bathe daily by choice.In the dry season when all the seasonal waterholes and pans have dried, thousands of wild animals converge on the Chobe River, the boundary between Botswana and Namibia.

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  • 862-03366562

    A Greater Kudu bull runs along Lake Bogoria's muddy shoreline in late afternoon.

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  • 862-03366556

    Two white rhinos graze in the Lake Nakuru National Park under a threatening sky. A red-billed oxpecker clings to the neck of one of the rhinos.White rhinos are almost double the weight of black rhinos and are more docile. They are grazers rather than browsers so they do not compete for food with black rhinos.

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  • 862-03366555

    A black rhino with a fine horn crosses a forest glade in the Aberdare National Park. .

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  • 862-03366554

    An elephant matriarch keeps a careful watch over her baby in the Samburu National Game Reserve. The gestation period of elephants is twenty-two months with an interval between calves of four to nine years.

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  • 862-03366553

    A bull elephant in Amboseli National Park. Elephants consume the equivalent of about 5% of their body weight (i.e. up to 300kg) in twenty-four hours.

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    A male warthog in Masai Mara Game Reserve.

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    A male warthog in Lake Nakuru National Park.

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    A pack of dwarf mongooses on a termite mound,which serves as their den.The dwarf mongoose is the smallest African carnivore and lives in packs of up to twenty individuals with a dominant breeding pair in each pack. Their colouring is very varied,ranging from tan to dark brown.

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  • 862-03366511

    A leopard rests in the fork of an Acacia tortilis tree in Samburu National Game Reserve.

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    A large herd of Masai giraffes in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.

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    Masai giraffes in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.

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    Masai giraffes in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.

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    A pride of lions drinks from a muddy pool in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.

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    A pride of lions rests near water in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.The nucleus of any pride is a number of closely related females.

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  • 862-03366502

    An elephant takes a mud bath in the Amboseli National Park. By taking regular mud or dust baths to keep away flies and other biting insects,elephants take on the soil colour of their own habitats.

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  • 862-03366501

    A bull elephant digs mineral-rich soil with its tusks at a saltlick in the Aberdare Forest.

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  • 862-03366500

    A herd of elephants drinks from the Uaso Nyiro River in the Samburu National Game Reserve. By taking regular mud or dust baths to keep away flies and other biting insects,elephants take on the soil colour of their own habitats.

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  • 862-03366499

    A bull elephant caked in mud emerges from a swamp at Amboseli National Park. Elephants consume the equivalent of about 5% of their body weight (i.e. up to 300kg) in twenty-four hours.

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  • 862-03366459

    Two Rothschild giraffes 'neck' in Lake Nakuru National Park. Necking is a contest of strength and dominance undertaken by adult males or young giraffes,which stand shoulder to shoulder and aim arching blows to each other's head. .

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  • 862-03366458

    A reticulated giraffe (Giraffa reticulata) crosses a seasonal river bed in the Samburu National Reserve of Northern Kenya as a warthog stands in the shade of a thorn tree.These finely marked giraffes are only found in Northern Kenya and Somalia where they are now extremely vulnerable. .

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  • 862-03366455

    A spotted hyena family on the Masai Mara plains.Hyena cubs are born with dark fur and are temporarily blind. However,they are sufficiently big at eight months to join in at a kill even though they will continue to suckle their mothers until 18 months old. .

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  • 862-03366454

    A cheetah surveys the grassy plains of Masai Mara from a termite mound. The cheetah is a fast,efficient and frequent killer of gazelles and impala. .

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    A cheetah surveys the grassy plains of Masai Mara from a termite mound. The cheetah is a fast,efficient and frequent killer of gazelles and impala. .

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  • 862-03366452

    A cheetah family on the grassy plains of Masai Mara. Cubs may stay with their mother for up to two years.The cheetah is a fast,efficient and frequent killer of gazelles and impala. .

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  • 862-03366451

    A bat-eared fox at the entrance to its burrow.These long-limbed,large eared 'foxes' feed on termites,beetles and other invertebrates. .

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    A serval cat enjoys late afternoon sun in the Aberdare National Park. .

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    A leopard walks purposefully in the golden light of early morning. .

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    A leopard in Samburu National Game Reserve. .

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    A leopard rests on the dead branch of an Acacia tortilis tree in Samburu National Game Reserve. .

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  • 862-03366446

    Two black rhinos on the open plains at Amboseli. Poaching of this severely endangered species led to its extermination in this region in the late 1980's.Rhinos have very poor eyesight and are prone to charge at the slightest noise or disturbance. .

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  • 862-03366445

    A black rhino and calf in the Salient of the Aberdare National Park.A mother normally will drive away her offspring before a new birth. The interval between births is between two and five years. .

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  • 862-03366444

    A black rhino and calf in the Salient of the Aberdare National Park. Their skin colour is the result of the mud-wallows they frequent in the bright red soil of the area.Rhino offspring suckle for up to a year and only begin to take water after 4 to 5 months.

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  • 862-03366443

    A black rhino in the Salient of the Aberdare National Park. Its skin colour is the result of the mud-wallows it frequents in the bright red soil of the area.A red-billed oxpecker (Buphagus erythorhynchus) or 'tick bird' perches on the animal's back. As its name implies,it feeds on ticks and blood-sucking flies while keeping wounds on the host animal open.

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  • 862-03366442

    A bull elephant in the Samburu National Game Reserve. Elephants are the colour of the soil where they live by taking regular dust baths to keep away flies and other biting insects.

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  • 862-03366441

    A bull elephant feeds in the Amboseli swamp. Little egrets are often seen close to elephants,feeding on the insects they disturb.Elephants consume about 5% of their body weight (i.e. up to 300kg) in twenty-four hours.

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  • 862-03366440

    A herd of elephants moves across the Amboseli plains.Elephants are gregarious,living in family groups consisting of related cows and their offspring. They are led by an old female,known as a matriarch. Sometimes,family groups met up to form large herds.

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    A young male lion looks intently at animals grazing on the plains from his commanding position in a tree.

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