Abdim's Stork - Ciconia abdimii

Length 2.4 ft (73.7 cm)
Weight 4.2-5.1 lb (1.9-2.3 g)
Clutch Size 2-3
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Abdim's Stork is also known as the White-bellied Stork. They are found throughout Eastern Africa, from Ethiopia south to South Africa. They are one of the smallest storks and are believed to be a harbinger of rain and good luck in Africa.

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