Death in the Kalahari

Giraffe carcass in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (©2009 WMB)

In the harsh environment of the Kalahari one becomes acutely aware of the daily struggle to survive. The death of this giraffe whether from natural causes or as a result of a lion hunt, will provide food for predators or scavengers to make it through another day.

See the Kalahari Series for more Kalahari photo essays.

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About lisa@notesfromafrica

I live on the Southern coast of South Africa, and write about the things that interest, amuse or inspire me. You can find me at http://notesfromafrica.wordpress.com and https://southerncape.wordpress.com (my photoblog)
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2 Responses to Death in the Kalahari

  1. Sad ….but circle of life

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