18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lioness in the Green Sea

Late in the afternoon, two lionesses went deep into the green, long grasses of the Ndutu marsh. Every now and then, they would pop their heads looking for each other.

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Date Taken: 02.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
Copyright: © Federico Pacheco