Ethiopia to Cape Town 2013

8 months - with Gitane - Toyota Hiace 4x4 van

Bale Mountains - The fauna

December 25, 2013  —  Ethiopia 2

The fauna in the Bale Mountains is exceptional, I am showing the species that I managed to photograph... There are several more species.

Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Warthogs.
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Warthog.
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Warthog.
Web Valley - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Web Valley - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Web Valley - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
The Giant Mole-Rat, a species unique to the Bale Mountains.
Web Valley - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Web Valley - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Web Valley - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Web Valley - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
The rarest canine species in the world: the Ethiopian Wolf.
Sanetti Plateau - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Sanetti Plateau - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
On the Sanetti Plateau, there are about 6000 rodents per km2.
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Two male nyalas fighting.
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Female nyalas.
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Male nyalas.
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Young nyala.
Harenna Escarpment - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia
Dinsho area - Bale Mountains - Ethiopia