A Kettle of Vultures in a Poisonous Mix

A Kettle of Vultures in a Poisonous Mix Photo

Vultures are known for their ability to respond quickly and in great numbers to carcasses. Their unique ability to identify recent death demonstrated by these Rüppell's Vultures as they crowd a dead Wildebeest. Unfortunately, in East Africa this talent has left the birds susceptible to the growing misuses of readily available poisons to kill wildlife under diverse circumstance.

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