The end of winter in the Lowveld region of South Africa means the end of the long dry season. Temperatures are warming , small green buds can be seen trying to germinate in local shrubs and trees. The rains are right around the corner. Many animals have recently borne young and are nurturing youngsters in the bush. The very first European bird migrants are starting to return to their summer home in the South. We had some fantastic views of the regions most beautiful residents.