Sightings Log Jetwing Safari Camp

11th February, 2019 9:20 am

Lesser Adjutant Stork

Leptoptilos javanicus

One of the largest birds in Sri Lanka, it is often found as solitary individuals, stalking the edges of ponds, tanks, marshes, and villus in search of frogs, crabs, fish, lizards, small mammals, and snakes. We were lucky to see a pair basking in the morning sun on our safari