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Gnu have to go through many barriers during migration. Crossing rivers especially the Mara is a must. There is panic in the crossing as they avoid being taken in the crocodile infested river. In the process they end up being in each other's  way leading to many drowning, breaking limbs, mothers loosing their young and vice versa.   In fact the gnu taken by crocodiles are just a fraction of those who do not survive due to the panic of the crossings. Carcasses rot everywhere as vultures have more than they can eat.

Gnu have to go through many barriers during migration. Crossing rivers especially the Mara is a must. There is panic in the crossing as they avoid being taken in the crocodile infested river. In the process they end up being in each other's way leading to many drowning, breaking limbs, mothers loosing their young and vice versa. In fact the gnu taken by crocodiles are just a fraction of those who do not survive due to the panic of the crossings. Carcasses rot everywhere as vultures have...
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