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This crescent-shaped Park, which forms part of southern Africa's eastern escarpment, extends for c. 200 km along most of KwaZulu-Natal's southwestern border with Lesotho. This Park is one of the world's primary breeding strongholds of the Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres. Other widespread cliff-nesting species include Jackal Buzzard Buteo rufofuscus, Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus and Black Stork Ciconia nigra.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Maloti Drakensberg Park. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/maloti-drakensberg-park-iba-south-africa on 09/12/2023.