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Leeupoort: Yellow-billed Hornbill

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NATURE RESERVE – The Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill is a Hornbill found at Leeupoort Holiday Town in southern Africa and also most other part in Southern Africa. It is a medium sized bird, with length between 48 to 60 cm

They feed mainly on the ground, where they forage for seeds, small insects, spiders and scorpions. Termites and ants are a preferred food source in the dry season. At Leeupoort they even eat bread and maize porridge, however bread is not a recommended food source for birds.