Saturday, March 14, 2015

Rhinos at Lake Nakuru

I made these photos some years ago in the Lake Nakuru National Park in Kenya. In the park live White Rinos that are introduced from South Africa and have a population of about 70 individuals. The area is the best place in East Africa to see rhinos in the (almost) wild.

Rhinos at Lake Nakuru

White Rhino at Lake Nakuru

White Rhinos at Lake Nakuru

White Rhino at Lake Nakuru
Sleeping in in the sun.

White Rhino at Lake Nakuru
It was not to be disturbed.
 Shared with Viewing Nature with Eileen.

13 comments:

  1. Very nice! I like that last shot too.

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  2. It's so good to know there's a place to see the rhinos is the almost wild!

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  3. absolutely amazing creatures! i do hope they will survive!

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  4. Blessings....
    great shots.
    thanks for sharing.

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  5. Awesome shots of these fascinating animals!

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  6. They are such impressive animals. Wonderful captures.

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  7. Great shots - I hope those wonderful animals are still alive and well.

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

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  8. The rhino is cool! Great shots! Thank you for linking up, sorry I am late commenting!

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  9. Wow they are big. I am glad they have a good place to live without being too confined. Very nice photos.

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  10. Unas imágenes muy bonitas... Un abrazo desde Murcia.....

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  11. I have heard some sad stories about Rhinos in Kenya, but happy to see these rhinos in your photographs. Hope that things improve for the wildlife !

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  12. This tour starts in Nairobi and end up in Nairobi
    .Lake Nakuru express tour is
    a full day trip to the Great rift Valley escarpment, 160kms from Nairobi. Lunch is taken before an afternoon game
    drive. On return journey there is stop at Lake Naivasha where bird watchers will delight in the fantastic array of
    bird life among the acacia trees
    :https://www.geturtour.com/1-day-lake-nakuru-express

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