Birds - Africa Safari

  • Egyptian goose

    Image ID
    FOT942818
    Caption
    Egyptian goose
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Egyptian goose; Alopochen...
    Description
    The Egyptian Goose (Alopochen aegyptiacus) is a member of the duck, goose and swan family Anatidae. This 63–73 cm long species breeds widely in Africa. Egyptian geese typically eat seeds, leaves, grasses, and plant stems. Occasionally, they will eat...
  • Grey crowned crane mating dance

    Image ID
    FOT942836
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane mating dance
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3888 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Grey crowned crane mating dance

    Image ID
    FOT942837
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane mating dance
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3888 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Grey crowned crane mating dance

    Image ID
    FOT942840
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane mating dance
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Grey crowned crane mating dance

    Image ID
    FOT942841
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane mating dance
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Grey crowned crane mating dance

    Image ID
    FOT942842
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane mating dance
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3887 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Grey crowned crane mating dance

    Image ID
    FOT942843
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane mating dance
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Grey crowned crane mating dance

    Image ID
    FOT942844
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane mating dance
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3888 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • African Wattled Lapwing

    Image ID
    FOT942845
    Caption
    African Wattled Lapwing
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3888 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African Wattled...
    Description
    The African Wattled Lapwing or Senegal Wattled Plover, Vanellus senegallus, is a large lapwing, a group of largish waders in the family Charadriidae. These are conspicuous and unmistakable birds. They are large brown waders with a black crown, white...
  • African Wattled Lapwing

    Image ID
    FOT942846
    Caption
    African Wattled Lapwing
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2591 x 3888 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African Wattled...
    Description
    The African Wattled Lapwing or Senegal Wattled Plover, Vanellus senegallus, is a large lapwing, a group of largish waders in the family Charadriidae. These are conspicuous and unmistakable birds. They are large brown waders with a black crown, white...
  • Grant's gazelle

    Image ID
    FOT942847
    Caption
    Grant's gazelle
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2591 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grant's...
    Description
    Grant's Gazelle stands 75–90 cm (30–35 in) up to the shoulder and weighs 45–65 kg (99–140 lb). Its coat is a beige orange on the back with a white belly. The Grant's Gazelle looks similar to a Thomson's Gazelle except it has lyre-shaped...
  • Grey Heron

    Image ID
    FOT942848
    Caption
    Grey Heron
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3887 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey Heron; Ardea...
    Description
    The Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea), is a wading bird of the heron family Ardeidae is a large bird, standing up to 100 cm tall and measuring 84–102 cm long with a 155–195 cm wingspan. The body weight can range from 1.02–2.08 kg. Its plumage is largely grey...
  • African Sacred Ibis

    Image ID
    FOT942849
    Caption
    African Sacred Ibis
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African Sacred Ibis;...
    Description
    The African Sacred Ibis (Threskiornis aethiopicus) is a species of ibis. An adult individual is 68 cm long with all-white body plumage apart from dark plumes on the rump. The bald head and neck, thick curved bill and legs are black. The white wings show...
  • Yellow-billed Stork

    Image ID
    FOT942850
    Caption
    Yellow-billed Stork
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Yellow-billed Stork;...
    Description
    The Yellow-billed Stork, Mycteria ibis, is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It occurs in Africa south of the Sahara and in Madagascar. Its a medium-sized stork. Length: 97 cm; average body weight for males: 2.3 kg; for females: 1.9...
  • Marabou stork

    Image ID
    FOT942851
    Caption
    Marabou stork
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3886 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Marabou Stork;...
    Description
    The Marabou Stork, Leptoptilos crumeniferus, is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It is sometimes called the "undertaker bird," due to its shape from behind: cloak-like wings and back, skinny white legs, and sometimes, a...
  • Woolly-necked stork

    Image ID
    FOT942852
    Caption
    Woolly-necked stork
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3886 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Woolly-necked Stork;...
    Description
    The Woolly-necked Stork or White necked stork , Ciconia episcopus, is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It can also be known as the Espiscopos. It is a large bird, typically 85 cm tall.
  • Great egret

    Image ID
    FOT942853
    Caption
    Great egret
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3886 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Great Egret; Ardea...
    Description
    The Great Egret (Ardea alba), also known as Great White Egret, Common Egret, or Great White Heron, a large bird with all-white plumage that can reach one meter in height, weigh up to 950 grams and a wingspan of 165 to 215 cm.
  • Little egret

    Image ID
    FOT942854
    Caption
    Little egret
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3887 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Little Egret;...
    Description
    The Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) is a small white heron. The adult is 55–65 cm long with an 88–106 cm wingspan, and weighs 350–550 grams. Its plumage is all white.
  • Grey Heron

    Image ID
    FOT942855
    Caption
    Grey Heron
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3888 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey Heron; Ardea...
    Description
    The Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea), is a wading bird of the heron family Ardeidae is a large bird, standing up to 100 cm tall and measuring 84–102 cm long with a 155–195 cm wingspan. The body weight can range from 1.02–2.08 kg. Its plumage is largely grey...
  • African Sacred Ibis

    Image ID
    FOT942856
    Caption
    African Sacred Ibis
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African Sacred Ibis;...
    Description
    The African Sacred Ibis (Threskiornis aethiopicus) is a species of ibis. An adult individual is 68 cm long with all-white body plumage apart from dark plumes on the rump. The bald head and neck, thick curved bill and legs are black. The white wings show...
  • Yellow-billed Stork

    Image ID
    FOT942857
    Caption
    Yellow-billed Stork
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3887 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Yellow-billed Stork;...
    Description
    The Yellow-billed Stork, Mycteria ibis, is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It occurs in Africa south of the Sahara and in Madagascar. Its a medium-sized stork. Length: 97 cm; average body weight for males: 2.3 kg; for females: 1.9...
  • Black-headed heron

    Image ID
    FOT942858
    Caption
    Black-headed heron
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Black-headed Heron;...
    Description
    The Black-headed Heron (Ardea melanocephala) is a wading bird of the heron family Ardeidae. The Black-headed Heron is a large bird, standing 85 cm tall, and it has a 150 cm wingspan. It is nearly as large as the Grey Heron, which it resembles in...
  • Black-headed heron

    Image ID
    FOT942859
    Caption
    Black-headed heron
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3888 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Black-headed Heron;...
    Description
    The Black-headed Heron (Ardea melanocephala) is a wading bird of the heron family Ardeidae. The Black-headed Heron is a large bird, standing 85 cm tall, and it has a 150 cm wingspan. It is nearly as large as the Grey Heron, which it resembles in...
  • Grey crowned crane with chicks

    Image ID
    FOT942860
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane with chicks
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane;...
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Fish eagle

    Image ID
    FOT942871
    Caption
    Fish eagle
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African Fish Eagle;...
    Description
    The African Fish Eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer) or to distinguish it from the true fish eagles (Ichthyophaga), the African Sea Eagle – is a large species of eagle that is found throughout sub-Saharan Africa wherever large bodies of open water occur that...
  • White-backed vulture

    Image ID
    FOT942888
    Caption
    White-backed vulture
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; White-backed Vulture; Gyps...
    Description
    The White-backed Vulture is a typical vulture, with only down feathers on the head and neck, very broad wings and short tail feathers. It has a white neck ruff. The adult’s whitish back contrasts with the otherwise dark plumage. Juveniles are largely...
  • White-backed vulture

    Image ID
    FOT942890
    Caption
    White-backed vulture
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; White-backed Vulture; Gyps...
    Description
    The White-backed Vulture is a typical vulture, with only down feathers on the head and neck, very broad wings and short tail feathers. It has a white neck ruff. The adult’s whitish back contrasts with the otherwise dark plumage. Juveniles are largely...
  • White-backed vulture

    Image ID
    FOT942893
    Caption
    White-backed vulture
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; White-backed Vulture; Gyps...
    Description
    The White-backed Vulture is a typical vulture, with only down feathers on the head and neck, very broad wings and short tail feathers. It has a white neck ruff. The adult’s whitish back contrasts with the otherwise dark plumage. Juveniles are largely...
  • White-backed vulture

    Image ID
    FOT942898
    Caption
    White-backed vulture
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; White-backed Vulture; Gyps...
    Description
    The White-backed Vulture is a typical vulture, with only down feathers on the head and neck, very broad wings and short tail feathers. It has a white neck ruff. The adult’s whitish back contrasts with the otherwise dark plumage. Juveniles are largely...
  • White-backed vulture

    Image ID
    FOT942904
    Caption
    White-backed vulture
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; White-backed Vulture; Gyps...
    Description
    The White-backed Vulture is a typical vulture, with only down feathers on the head and neck, very broad wings and short tail feathers. It has a white neck ruff. The adult’s whitish back contrasts with the otherwise dark plumage. Juveniles are largely...
  • Southern ground hornbill

    Image ID
    FOT942941
    Caption
    Southern ground hornbill
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Southern Ground Hornbill; aka...
    Description
    The Southern Ground Hornbill or cafer (Bucorvus leadbeateri), is one of two species of ground hornbill and is the largest species of hornbill. It is a large bird, at 90 to 129 cm long. Females weigh 2.2 to 4.6 kg, while the larger males weigh 3.5 to 6.2...
  • Lilac-breasted roller

    Image ID
    FOT942947
    Caption
    Lilac-breasted roller
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Lilac-breasted roller; Coracias caudatus; Coraciidae;
    Description
    The Lilac-breasted roller (Coracias caudatus) is a member of the roller family of birds. The sexes are alike in coloration.
  • Ostrich

    Image ID
    FOT942953
    Caption
    Ostrich
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Ostrich; Struthio camelus; Struthionidae; male;
    Description
    The Ostrich is a species of large flightless birds native to Africa, has the ability to run at maximum speeds of about 70 kilometres per hour (43 mph). Ostriches usually weigh from 63 to 130 kilograms. The long neck and legs keep their head 1.8 to 2.75...
  • Ostrich

    Image ID
    FOT942954
    Caption
    Ostrich
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Ostrich; Struthio camelus; Struthionidae; female;
    Description
    The Ostrich is a species of large flightless birds native to Africa, has the ability to run at maximum speeds of about 70 kilometres per hour (43 mph). Ostriches usually weigh from 63 to 130 kilograms. The long neck and legs keep their head 1.8 to 2.75...
  • Ostrich

    Image ID
    FOT942956
    Caption
    Ostrich
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Grok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Ostrich; Struthio camelus; Struthionidae; female; male;
    Description
    The Ostrich is a species of large flightless birds native to Africa, has the ability to run at maximum speeds of about 70 kilometres per hour (43 mph). Ostriches usually weigh from 63 to 130 kilograms. The long neck and legs keep their head 1.8 to 2.75...
  • African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker

    Image ID
    FOT942957
    Caption
    African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African buffalo; aka affalo; aka nyati; aka Mbogo; aka Cape buffalo;...
    Description
    The Red-billed Oxpecker, Buphagus erythrorhynchus, is a passerine bird in the starling and myna family Sturndidae; some ornithologists regard the oxpeckers to be in a family by themselves, the Buphagidae. It is native to the savannah of sub-Saharan...
  • African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker

    Image ID
    FOT942959
    Caption
    African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African buffalo; aka affalo; aka nyati; aka Mbogo; aka Cape buffalo;...
    Description
    The Red-billed Oxpecker, Buphagus erythrorhynchus, is a passerine bird in the starling and myna family Sturndidae; some ornithologists regard the oxpeckers to be in a family by themselves, the Buphagidae. It is native to the savannah of sub-Saharan...
  • Hamerkop

    Image ID
    FOT942964
    Caption
    Hamerkop
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Hamerkop; Scopus umbretta; aka Hammerkop; aka Hammerkopf; aka...
    Description
    The Hamerkop (Scopus umbretta), also known as Hammerkop,Hammerkopf, Hammerhead, Hammerhead Stork, Umbrette, Umber Bird, Tufted Umber, or Anvilhead, is a medium-sized wading bird (56 cm long, weighing 470 g). The shape of its head with a curved bill and...
  • Kori Bustard

    Image ID
    FOT942965
    Caption
    Kori Bustard
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Kori bustard; Ardeotis kori; Otididae;
    Description
    The Kori Bustard (Ardeotis kori) is a large bird native to Africa. It is a member of the bustard family. It may be the heaviest bird capable of flight. The male Kori Bustard is 120 to 150 cm (3.9 to 4.9 ft), stands 71–120 cm (2.33–3.9 ft) tall and have...
  • Grey crowned crane on nest

    Image ID
    FOT942967
    Caption
    Grey crowned crane on nest
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Grey crowned crane; Balearica regulorum; Gruidae;
    Description
    The Grey Crowned Crane has a breeding display involving dancing, bowing, and jumping. The Grey Crowned Crane is about 1 m tall and weighs 3.5 kg. Its body plumage is mainly grey.
  • Secretarybird

    Image ID
    FOT942972
    Caption
    Secretarybird
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Secretarybird; aka Secretary bird; Sagittarius serpentarius;...
    Description
    The Secretarybird or Secretary Bird (Sagittarius serpentarius) is a large, mostly terrestrial bird of prey. The Secretary Bird is instantly recognizable as having an eagle-like body on crane-like legs which increases the bird’s height to as much as 1.3...
  • Woodland kingfisher

    Image ID
    FOT942979
    Caption
    Woodland kingfisher
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Woodland kingfisher; Halcyon senegalensis; tree kingfisher; Halcyonidae;
    Description
    The Woodland Kingfisher (Halcyon senegalensis) is a tree kingfisher. This is a medium-sized kingfisher, 20–23 cm in length. The adult has a bright blue back, wing panel and tail. Its head, neck and underparts are white, and its shoulders are black.
  • Lilac-breasted roller

    Image ID
    FOT942996
    Caption
    Lilac-breasted roller
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Lilac-breasted roller; Coracias caudatus; Coraciidae;
    Description
    The Lilac-breasted roller (Coracias caudatus) is a member of the roller family of birds. The sexes are alike in coloration.
  • European bee-eater

    Image ID
    FOT942999
    Caption
    European bee-eater
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; European bee-eater; Merops apiaster; near passerine; Meropidae;
    Description
    The European bee-eater, Merops apiaster, is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae, and is a richly-coloured, slender bird. It has brown and yellow upper parts, whilst the wings are green and the beak is black. It can reach a length of...
  • African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker

    Image ID
    FOT943009
    Caption
    African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African buffalo; aka affalo; aka nyati; aka Mbogo; aka Cape buffalo;...
    Description
    The African buffalo is a very robust species. Its shoulder height can range from 1 to 1.7 m (3.3 to 5.6 ft) and its head-and-body length can range from 1.7 to 3.4 m (5.6 to 11 ft). The tail can range from 70 to 110 cm (28 to 43 in) long. Savannah type...
  • African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker

    Image ID
    FOT943010
    Caption
    African buffalo & Red-billed oxpecker
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African buffalo; aka affalo; aka nyati; aka Mbogo; aka Cape buffalo;...
    Description
    The African buffalo is a very robust species. Its shoulder height can range from 1 to 1.7 m (3.3 to 5.6 ft) and its head-and-body length can range from 1.7 to 3.4 m (5.6 to 11 ft). The tail can range from 70 to 110 cm (28 to 43 in) long. Savannah type...
  • Hamerkop

    Image ID
    FOT943188
    Caption
    Hamerkop
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3887 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Hamerkop; Scopus umbretta;...
    Description
    The Hamerkop (Scopus umbretta), also known as Hammerkop,Hammerkopf, Hammerhead, Hammerhead Stork, Umbrette, Umber Bird, Tufted Umber, or Anvilhead, is a medium-sized wading bird (56 cm long, weighing 470 g). The shape of its head with a curved bill and...
  • Egyptian goose

    Image ID
    FOT943194
    Caption
    Egyptian goose
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Egyptian goose; Alopochen...
    Description
    The Egyptian Goose (Alopochen aegyptiacus) is a member of the duck, goose and swan family Anatidae. This 63–73 cm long species breeds widely in Africa. Egyptian geese typically eat seeds, leaves, grasses, and plant stems. Occasionally, they will eat...
  • Spur-winged plover

    Image ID
    FOT943198
    Caption
    Spur-winged plover
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; aka Spur-winged lapwing;...
    Description
    Spur-winged Lapwing are medium-large waders with black crown, chest, foreneck stripe and tail. The face, the rest of the neck and belly are white and the wings and back are light brown. The bill and legs are black. Its striking appearance is...
  • Tawny eagle

    Image ID
    FOT944754
    Caption
    Tawny eagle
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3297 px
    Keywords
    Musiara Gate; Mara north Conservancy; formerly Koyaiki Lemek Conservation Area; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Tawny Eagle;...
    Description
    The Tawny Eagle (Aquila rapax) is a large bird of preyit is is 60–75 cm in length and has a wingspan of 159–190 cm. Weight can range from 1.6 to 3 kg. It has tawny upperparts and blackish flight feathers and tail. The lower back is very pale.
  • Pied kingfisher

    Image ID
    FOT944768
    Caption
    Pied kingfisher
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Pied kingfisher; Ceryle rudis; Cerylidae;
    Description
    The Pied Kingfisher (Ceryle rudis) is a water kingfisher and is found widely distributed across Africa and Asia. Their black and white plumage, crest and the habit of hovering over clear lakes and rivers before diving for fish makes it distinctive. This...
  • Pied kingfisher

    Image ID
    FOT944769
    Caption
    Pied kingfisher
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3885 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Pied kingfisher; Ceryle rudis; Cerylidae;
    Description
    The Pied Kingfisher (Ceryle rudis) is a water kingfisher and is found widely distributed across Africa and Asia. Their black and white plumage, crest and the habit of hovering over clear lakes and rivers before diving for fish makes it distinctive. This...
  • Long-toed plover

    Image ID
    FOT975147
    Caption
    Long-toed plover
    Rights
    RF Royalty Free
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; aka Long-toed...
  • African Jacana

    Image ID
    FOT975148
    Caption
    African Jacana
    Rights
    RF Royalty Free
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; African Jacana;...
    Description
    Their huge feet and claws which enable them to walk on floating vegetation in shallow lakes, their preferred habitat
  • Wood sandpiper

    Image ID
    FOT975151
    Caption
    Wood sandpiper
    Rights
    RF Royalty Free
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2591 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Wood sandpiper;
  • Black-headed weaver

    Image ID
    FOT975158
    Caption
    Black-headed weaver
    Rights
    RF Royalty Free
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2591 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Black-headed Weaver; Ploceus melanocephalus; aka Yellow-backed Weaver;...
  • Sooty chat

    Image ID
    FOT975159
    Caption
    Sooty chat
    Rights
    RF Royalty Free
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2593 px
    Keywords
    Olare Orok Conservancy; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Sooty Chat; Myrmecocichla nigra; African songbird;
  • Marabou stork, juvenile

    Image ID
    FOT978115
    Caption
    Marabou stork, juvenile
    Rights
    RF Royalty Free
    Photographer
    David Walker
    Dimensions
    3888 x 2593 px
    Keywords
    Masai Mara National reserve; Masai Mara game reserve; Masai Mara; Mara; Kenya; Africa; East Africa; Musiara Gate; Marsh lands; Mara River; safari; wildlife; savannah; grasslands; marsh; tourism funded conservation; Massai community; Marabou Stork;...
    Description
    The Marabou Stork, Leptoptilos crumeniferus, is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It is sometimes called the "undertaker bird," due to its shape from behind: cloak-like wings and back, skinny white legs, and sometimes, a...