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Secretary Bird

Secretary Bird
Scientific Name: Sagittarius Serpentarius
Conservation Status: Least Concern
Secretary Bird

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This attractive bird with a distinctive crest of feathers is often seen stalking across open grasslands all over Kenya. Standing at around 40” in height, the Secretary uses its long legs to hunt snakes, killing them with a series of kicks.

The Secretary Bird is found in the following park(s):

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