Pel’s Fishing Owl, Botswana summer 2012

The Pel’s Fishing Owl is found in sub-Saharan Africa. It is classified as threatened in South Africa – where its numbers have dwindled due to loss of habitat and pollution – and is uncommon and localized elsewhere. The Okavango Delta of Botswana, however, provides one...

1st Leopard sighting

On July 23, I saw my first leopards in the wild on our way to Savuti Camp in NE Botswana.  We approached the young female laying on the ground and watched as she climbed a tree to eat some of their kill.  The kill had probably been dragged high in the tree...

Back from Africa

Just recently returned from a photography safari to Botswana Africa.  It was a wonderful trip including over 160 bird species and 25+ mammal species.  Over the next several weeks, I will be processing the hundreds of images I took and posting the best one...