Vultures

Various Species

On a kill

These vultures were feeding on a wildebeest. They are mostly Ruppell's griffon vultures. The picture does not convey the noise as the birds jostle for feeding position, nor the smell.

Lappet-faced Vulture (Torgos Tracheliotus)

Two vultures

This is the largest of the African vultures. 

White-backed Vulture (Gyps africanus)

Four vultures One in a tree In branches On the ground

Hooded Vulture (Necrosyrtes monachus)

In a tree On the ground

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