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17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Pair of Ruppell's Griffon Vultures

The cleanup squad of the Serengeti are the vultures. They are social and hang out in large groups Up close they are colorful and powerful with strong beaks and talons.I did not see any in action but there were cleaned bones about.

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Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Tanzania
Camera: E-M5
Copyright: © Olive Alpert