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In October 2007, I visited Tarangire National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania.

The photos below are organized by topic. Due to the large number of photos, you may want to start with the highlights section for a general overview. The highlights are also available as a slideshow.

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Ngorongoro Crater




HIGHLIGHTS [Slideshow version]

Kirk's Dik-dik (Madoqua kirkii)

Plains zebra (Equus quagga burchellii)

Hildebrandt's Starling (Lamprotornis hildebrandti) collecting grass

African elephants wading in a marsh

African Pygmy-falcon (Polihierax semitorquatus)

Little Bee-eater {Merops pusillus}

Cape buffalo with a Red-billed Oxpecker

Lion cubs

Young female lion

Young female lion

Sunset over Tarangire National Park

Male ostrich defending chicks

Juvenile African puff adder (Bitis arietans)

Black Kite (Milvus migrans)

Elephants crossing a river bed

African elephant

Dwarf chameleon (Bradypodion species)

Brush fire in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Female lion with wildebeest kill

Female lion with wildebeest kill

Black-backed jackal (Canis mesomelas)

Black-backed jackal (Canis mesomelas) feeding on a lion kill

Spotted Hyena (Crocuta crocuta) on a dirt road

Pair of vervet monkeys standing on rear legs

Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) in the Ngorongoro Crater

White-headed Vulture (Trigonoceps occipitalis)

Tarangire hill

River in Tarangire N.P.

Dirt road running between two African Baobabs (Adansonia digitata)

Elephants on a sandy riverbed

African montane forest

African baobab

Rift Valley escarpment with the forest of Lake Manyara National Park below

Construction tractor on an African forest road

Panoramic view of Ngorogoro Crater with Lake Magadi

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