“Through a guide’s lense” – February episode

The month in pictures and videos, as captured by the Leopard Trails team.
Enjoy….

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A Scaly brested munia calls out to the other birds in its flock, signaling that it is about to fly

Bush cooking - Katurumurunga

Bush cooking – Katurumurunga

A very rare sight, an Indian porcupine spotted during the day. This species is nocturnal and rarely seen in daytime hours

A very rare sight, an Indian porcupine spotted during the day. This species is nocturnal and rarely seen in daytime hours

The 3:2 Meda para male stops for a brief moment and looks in our direction allowing us to observe his immense size

The 3:2 Meda para male stops for a brief moment and looks in our direction allowing us to observe his immense size

Pol sambol and cheese quesadilla for breakfast!

Pol sambol and cheese quesadilla for breakfast!

As the rain ceases the sun shines once again on the kingdom of Ruhunu (Yala)

As the rain ceases the sun shines once again on the kingdom of Ruhunu (Yala)

One of the 2:2 Weheragala cubs awakens from her slumber as the sun begins to set

A rendezvous - South African ranger team meets panthera pardus kotiya

A rendezvous – South African ranger team meets panthera pardus kotiya

A group of pied kingfishers gathers by the waters edge before beginning their characteristic hovering flight

A group of pied kingfishers gathers by the waters edge before beginning their characteristic hovering flight

Night crocodile spotting

Night crocodile spotting

A 2:2 Weheragala cub watches some crows in the distance as the sign of crows could mean an easy meal

A 2:2 Weheragala cub watches some crows in the distance as the sign of crows could mean an easy meal

A rare visitor to our shores, the magnificent osprey

A rare visitor to our shores, the magnificent osprey

A crested hawk eagle listens intently to the calls of its mate

A crested hawk eagle listens intently to the calls of its mate

A very rare sight indeed, a European bee eater that was sighted at our campsite in Yala national park

A very rare sight indeed, a European bee eater that was sighted at our campsite in Yala national park