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Birds of South Africa’s pristine Lowveld landscape

Photo by Matt Mendenhall

Brown-headed Parrot

Sabi Sabi is near the southern edge of the range of this small, handsome parrot. Its range is a relatively narrow region from the coast of Kenya to eastern South Africa.

Photo by Matt Mendenhall

African Pied Wagtail

This striking species is widespread south of the Sahara. It can be seen along rivers and marshes and also visits human towns and villages. This particular bird was checking out the open-air dining area of Sabi Sabi’s Earth Lodge.

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Matt Mendenhall

Matt Mendenhall

Matt Mendenhall is the editor of BirdWatching magazine and You can reach him at [email protected].

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