Bustard Kori, kneel

The Kori Bustard (Afrikaans name Gompou, Zulu Name Epwezampundu) is now listed as Vulnerable in South Africa.

Bustard Kori, crouch

It is among the largest flying birds worldwide. It is found mostly in the grasslands or open savannas.

Bustard Kori, wings

We sat fascinated, watching this big bird enjoying an afternoon sandbath, probably to get rid of mites.

Bustard Kori, roll crest

They are majestic birds and we were so lucky to see one for a second time, the first time in 2012.

Bustard Kori, roll head down

They feed aminly on a wide variety of insects, especially dung beetles, aslo chameleons, snakes, lizards and carrion.

Bustard Kori, roll

We saw this one near Skukuza in the Kruger National Park

Bustard Kori, stand

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