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The heaviest bird to fly is the kori bustard which can weigh as much as 18kg.
Among game birds are three varieties of bustard, guinea fowl, partridges, sand grouse and wild geese.
Among the birds are the vulture, eagle, falcon, buzzard, kite, lark, nightingale, heron, stork and bustard.
The ostrich is found in the Marico and Limpopo districts, and more rarely elsewhere; the great kori bustard and the koorhaan are common.
The great kori bustard, the koorhan, turkey buzzards (known as insingisi), wild duck, and paauw are among the game birds.