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SAVANNAH GIRAFE During dry season one Giraffe is searching for water across the great Lake Manyara. It is a very difficult time for the animals and with the climate change animals are the first to experience the consequences of our mistakes.<br />
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SAVANNAH GIRAFE

During dry season one Giraffe is searching for water across the great Lake Manyara. It is a very difficult time for the animals and with the climate change animals are the first to experience the consequences of our mistakes.

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The giraffe is an African even-toed ungulate mammal, the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant. Its specific name refers to its camel-like face and patches of color on a light background, which bear a vague resemblance to a leopard's spots. The giraffe is also noted for its extremely long neck and legs and prominent horns. It stands 5–6 m tall and has an average weight of 1,200 kg for males and 830 kg for females. It is classified under the family Giraffidae, along with.. more

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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Uploaded Dec 7, 2015. Captured Oct 3, 2015 06:35.
  • PENTAX K-x
  • f/6.3
  • 1/400s
  • ISO100
  • 300mm