Monsoon Rainforest – Part 4

There were bigger creatures living in the monsoon rainforest.

Along a canal were a whole series of darter bird nests. These extraordinary bird love fishing, and can stay underwater for five whole minutes.

Creatures of the Monsoon Rainforest

Not too far away lurked our one and only crocodile for the trip – a freshwater crocodile sunbathing on the sandy bank.

Creatures of the Monsoon Rainforest

And on the lookout for prey.

Creatures of the Monsoon Rainforest

But the most magnificent site was the one we had of the white-breasted sea eagle, which we had interrupted having its breakfast.

Creatures of the Monsoon Rainforest

They may not be the largest bird of prey in Australia, but they were large enough for me.

Creatures of the Monsoon Rainforest

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