AFROTROPICAL
Freshwater
(Rivers, Lakes & Wetlands)

The wetlands of sub-saharan Africa offer exciting (and dangerous!) wildlife from yawning hippos to bizarre shoebills...

The wetlands of Africa are extensive, and contain huge lakes such as Lake Victoria (pictured above) and the famous Okavango Delta. 

Plants of African wetlands

Reptiles of African wetlands

Birds of African wetlands.

Mammals of African wetlands.

Places to see African wetlands.


Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? One of the companies I work for as a guide and lecturer is Silversea Expeditions.