21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Favorite Treat

Elephants love the fruit of the marula tree and will go to great lengths to get it, including taking down the entire tree. This elephant was in the process of taking down a huge limb to obtain the fruit.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Sabi Sands, South Africa
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX730 HS
Copyright: © Nancy Garret