Abdim’s Storks are very useful in case of pest infestations (locusts, army worms) in the crops. During locust swarm, several thousands storks can gather to participate in the feast.
- Family : Ciconiidés
- Habitat : Meadows, pastures and cultivated fields in Central Africa and South Africa.
- Food : Insects (sometimes rodents, reptiles)
- Weight : 1,3 kg
- Height : 81 cm
- Lifespan : 18 years
- Incubation : 30 days
- Clutch : 1 or 3 eggs
- Animal's legal status :
- IUCN : LC - Least Concern (2004)