Richard's Photo Gallery - Charlwood

The Camel's hump is an ugly lump.
Which well you may see at the Zoo;
But uglier yet is the Hump we get
From having too little to do

Rudyard Kipling - How the Camel Got His Hump.

The zoo closed in September 2002 :-(

Asian Demoisele Crane Location Surrey, 1km west of Gatwick airport.
Date 1995 June 28th.
Lens 500mm F8
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The Gatwick Zoo & Aviary is home to a range of exotic birds from across the globe, such as this Asian Demoisele Crane,

Grey Necked Crowned Crane Lens 500mm F8
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and this Grey Necked Crowned Crane; an odd contrast in hair styles. There are also Toucans, Emus, Macaws, Penguins, Flamingos, Cockatoos, Peacocks, Swans and several types of jungle fowl.

Lemurs Lens 500mm F8
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The mammals are not forgotten - Lemurs, Deer, Goats, Wallabys and Meercats.

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Last modified: 2002 August 28th.