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The waterhole here was covered in a carpet of weeds but something could be seen moving under the water, crossing from one side to the other. We thought they were hippos until they emerged the other side when we realised it was a family party of Elephants. Two of the youngsters decided to stay awhile and play in the water.
Marula / Knob-thorn Open Tree Savanna at Orpen Dam
This is my spotting number 7,000.
Spotted on Feb 28, 2008
Submitted on Sep 9, 2013
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