Forage Like a Kori!

Kori bustards are large, omnivorous birds with adaptations for foraging in tall grasses for their food. Meet a bird care specialist and a Zoo educator at the kori bustard habitat to watch the kori bustards forage for a snack of insects, and practice your own foraging skills in a themed sensory bin. You may even touch kori bustard feathers or get a chance to examine their pointed beak on a skull replica up-close!

Zoo Atlanta participates in AZA’s Kori Bustard Species Survival Plan® (SSP), and includes this program as part of its initiative to increase awareness of the species and the threats these birds face. Visit for more information on the SSP.

Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m.

Kori Bustard

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