15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Hyena in the green

A spotted hyena in the Okavango Delta Botswana. This gentle giant was about to settle down for a nap as the sun was coming up over Moremi Game Reserve is in northern Botswana.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Botswana
Copyright: © Andrea Dekrout