Secretary birds are birds of prey of the African continent. During a Safari in Kenya on the Masai mara I saw one. I was elighted because this magnificent bird was in one of my nature books of my youth. They eat reptiles and are very well capabel of catching extremely dangerous snakes.

Family: Sagittariidae
Genus: Sagitarius
Species: Sagittarius serpentinus
Dutch name: Secretarisvogel
Common name: Secretary bird
Location: Massai Mara, Kenya

Remarks: Picture of a picture from the analog era. This incredible bird I saw in Kenya during a wonderful holiday in/on the Masai Mara.





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