June 17th, by Meyam.

I started off from camp for the night drive and decided to  start with the loop in the ebony grove. We spotted a Verreaux’s (Giant) Eagle Owl in the beautiful afternoon light. Owls are so beautiful and  interesting to see, we found that it had some remains of a guinea fowl, that had been caught earlier. It was almost completely eaten already.

It was just amazing to see that this owl can catch prey the size of a guinea fowl. Not to disturb it any longer we left the sighting, after taking great photos of the owl holding on to its prey.

Meyam

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About Meyam

Meyam Njobvu has written 21 post in this blog.

I started working in the safari business in 1999 and gained a variety of experience within South Luangwa National Park, becoming a qualified guide in 2002. My love for the bush led me to continued study and in 2004 I passed the walking exam.I is a keen birder and enjoy showing guests the different aspects of nature one can see on foot.

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