Republic of South Africa

There are over 800 species of birds in South Africa.

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Among them, there is the largest - the ostrich, and the heaviest flying - the great bustard. Small birds from the passerine order - weavers - build gigantic, city-like colonies, and the red-eyed falcon is the smallest bird of prey in the world. In the Cape of Good Hope area, approximately 170.000 wild penguins were counted and are under strict protection.