The shoebill is noted for its slow movements. Photo by pelican

5 images of the Grey Shoebill of the central tropical Africa  1- The shoebill is distributed in freshwater swamps of central tropical Africa, from southern Sudan through parts of eastern Congo, Rwanda, Uganda, western Tanzania and northern Zambia.  2- The Shoebill is a large stork-like bird and it derives its name from its massive shoe-shaped bill. […]

Tibetan Crane - Grus nigricollis - Image by PL Tandon

Cranes are large, long-legged and long-necked birds. 15 species of this wonderful bird live worldwide and out of which 5 dazzling cranes are found in Pakistan. Their numbers are dangerously decreased due to hunting and as they are sought after as pet birds and hunted in the North-West in particular. 1. Demoiselle […]