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Pale-chanting goshawk : This bird of prey is easily identifiable by its bright orange legs and matching beak. The goshawk has a distinct call, which is quite melodious in nature. #raptors #birdsofprey #krugerbirding africaonfoot #goshawk

Green wood hoopoe : These beautiful birds have an incredible metallic plume. They are related to kingfishers and rollers. Interestingly enough, they climb tree trunks like woodpeckers and when on the ground they hop rather than walk. #birdsklaserie #krugerbirds #birds #southafricabirding #safari

This is the white-crested helmet shrike. They fly and dart in a butterfly like movement between trees. They engage in co-operative breeding. You may notice a flock of them building a nest in the fork of the tree. They have helper birds who take turns to incubate the eggs. #krugerbirds #birds #birding #shrikes #whitecrestedhelmetshrike #birdlife #birders

European bee-eater. These are migratory birds who breed in warmer climates. They are passerine birds, which means their feet are adapted to perching. They tend to eat insects and bees, which they catch while perched on a branch. #birds #bee-eater #birding #krugerbirds #birdguide #krugerbirds

The grey heron is a wading bird with slender legs and a long beak. They eat fish, ducklings and small amphibians. They have been known to assume a statue like position for hours on end while waiting for something to appear within striking range. #greyheron #heron #birding #birds #Krugerbirding #kruger #birdsafari

Southern ground hornbill is a large, ground-dwelling species that is listed as a vulnerable species. They are vocal birds who have a chorus of a call. #groundhornbill #hornbill #birds #birding #birdlife #Kruger #Klaserie

This is a grey heron, often found wading through waterholes in search of fish. They are incredibly patient birds and will wait hours in the same position for a fish to come within striking range. They have spear-shaped bills and a flexible, muscular neck. #heron #Kruger #birding #birdsafari #nThamboTreeCamp #Klaserie

A pair of white-backed vultures surveying the surrounding land. White-backed vultures are the most common vultures in South Africa. They are scavengers who feed off carcasses and enjoy soft muscle, organ tissue and bone fragments. #vultures #klaserie #africaonfoot #birding #birds #kruger #safari

The kori bustard is the largest flying bird in Africa. It is believed that the kori is the heaviest living animal capable of flight. It is a ground-dwelling bird and opportunistic omnivore. #nThamboTreeCamp #Koribustard #birds #birding #kruger #safari #birdsafari

Pearl-spotted owlet : This adorable little owl has a white plume with brown dots and has no ears tufts. It has a distinct call which sounds like a whistle. Another unique factor is the set of "fake" eyes on the back of its head. #owl #pearlspottedowlet #birds #nthambo #klaserie #birdspotting #birdsofprey

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