Hamerkop (5)

[Scopus umbretta]

(the other strange behavioural characteristic of this unique bird is its need for building massive fortress-like nests that when complete
can be close on 2m tall and nearly as wide, and with a structure so strong that it could probably take the weight of a man)

Ruaha National Park, Tanzania | July 2012
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Hamerkop (5)

Hamerkop (5)

[Scopus umbretta]

(the other strange behavioural characteristic of this unique bird is its need for building massive fortress-like nests that when complete
can be close on 2m tall and nearly as wide, and with a structure so strong that it could probably take the weight of a man)

Ruaha National Park, Tanzania | July 2012
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