• Elephant eating on the march

    Image ID
    FOT628884
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Image Details
    Image File Attributes
    9.8 MB
    JPEG
    Image Dimensions
    5846 x 4033 px
    Image Print Size (at 300 ppi)
    495 x 341 mm
    19.5 x 13.4 in
    Visual Size @300ppi
    Keywords
    Botswana Africa African Elephants sunset drinking splashing splash mammal wildlife Botswana environment animal tusks grass trunk HOLIDAY environment conservation thirsty river
    Description
    During the dry September October season huge concentrations of elephant in there thousands have migrated up through Namibia and Etosha Pan to find food water and companionship along the Chobe River and in the Caprivi/Linyanti swamp area. Breeding herds (young and female elephants headed by a matriarch) are commonly seen in these regions. Midday to late afternoon is an especially rewarding time as the herds move to the rivers to drink. The 50 000 elephants that live in the park
    Uploader
    Rob Weaver
    Contributor
    sandy weaver
    Date Taken
    2009-10-25
    Uploaded on
    2009-10-25
    Collection
    Botswana Travel - Chobe Game Park - Elephant Gathering
    Category
    Science
    Sub Category
    Zoology
    Dominant colour
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