Ciconia abdimii   Abdim's Stork  Kleinswartooievaar
Abdims Stork
Modimolle, Jan 2018

A non-breeding visitor from its breeding range in northern Africa (Cameroon to Ethiopia), present mainly between Nov and Mar. Uncommon; present in some years but not in others (recorded in 10% of the Waterberg pentads); mainly in agricultural areas, and in small to large flocks.
Abdims Stork Waterberg distribution
Abdims Stork
Bokpoort, Nov 2017
Abdims Storks in flight
Modimolle, Nov 2017

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