A hot – VERY HOT – day in the Satara-area of the Kruger National Park today; 40+°C in the shade, but still Kruger shared her bountiful beauty generously.

via Satara Summer – Day 23 (2019/12/27) — de Wets Wild

A long but beautiful day out exploring the Kruger National Park today; we were the third car out the gate at 04:30 this morning as we headed for Nwanetsi Picnic Site for breakfast. From there southwards to Orpen Dam and Tshokwane (where we had lunch), then south to Leeupan, northwest to Nhlanguleni Picnic Site and […]

via Satara Summer – Day 13 (2019/12/17) — de Wets Wild

The fastest land mammal in the Americas, the pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) is the last surviving member of a once vast and diverse family – the Antilocapridae. Able to reach speeds of over 50 miles per hour, this hoofed mammal inhabits the expanse grasslands of North America. Superficially resembling antelopes, the pronghorn is actually more closely related to […]

via The Pronghorn — The Wonders of Wildlife