Animals of Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda

There is a wonderful selection of African animals in Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda.  I’ve visited the park several times and have enjoyed every visit.  Among the animals are:

BIRDS

Bee-eater, Red-throated:

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Crane, Gray Crested

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Darter, African and Goliath Heron (in background):

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Eagle, African Fish

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Eagle, African Hawk-

African Eagle

Hornbill, Abyssinian Ground

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Kingfisher, Woodland

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Lapwings (variety unknown)

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Stork, Saddle-billed:

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MAMMALS

Buffalo, Cape:

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Elephant:

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Giraffe:

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Hartebeest:

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Hippopotamus:

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Monkey, Vervet:

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Uganda Kob:

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Waterbuck:

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Oribi:

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REPTILE:

Crocodile:

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Also, found in the park are warthogs, baboons, lions, and a wide variety of birds. 

The above photographs were taken during a recent 24-hour period (Jan 2014) by Michael Flynn, a fellow traveler.

For other discussions of Murchison, see here and here:

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