JWG (jwg) wrote,

Finding Rhinos

Finding rhinos was not easy. One day we found a few black dots far away in the grass but they were barely discernible as rhinos even in binoculars. I think there were four of them. Several days away we found one much closer also wandering around in the grass among yellow flowers. Had we stayed longer as did some of the vehicles we would have gotten an even closer view since it crossed the road fairly near the vehicles. It's always a big question as to whether to wait for action which may or may not come or move on looking for something else.

Later on at a rest stop we got a close up view of these:

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