Tropical Africa south of the Sahara
One of the largest storks, the saddlebill has a long orange-red bill divided by a black band with a patch of yellow on the top.
Diet in the Zoo: herring, mice, and commercially prepared avian diet
Diet in the Wild: mostly fish
Have been known to live over 36 years in captivity
Saddlebills are generally monogamous and nest alone.
Saddlebills fly with heavy wing-beats and their necks outstretched