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African Lion

Panthera Leo

Description:

A lovely pride of lions at Lake Nakuru, Kenya

Habitat:

Grassland and forest

Notes:

At first we only saw one lioness, then two, then the cubs

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6 Comments

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

You're preaching to the choir - I read all her books back when I was a kid and they were new

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

Kora is on the side to. Things are looking good for these reserves due to increased awareness and participation. Joy Adamson was one of the naturalists, a lucky person ,who was able to experience the beauty of Kenya to the maximum,

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

I knew that :) That would be nice, although I would also like to see Shaba and the Mara, and return to Mt Kenya and....

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

Karen,That is where Elsa the lionesses grave lies. I really want to visit her grave. ...

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

No. If I get to go again, it's on my list. We were in Samburu, however, and that was amazing! I have another set of pics from watching a lioness hunt(unsuccessfully)

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

Have you been to Meru Park?

Nakuru, Kenya

Lat: -0.41, Long: 36.11

Spotted on Dec 29, 2010
Submitted on Jun 17, 2011

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