Shoebill; The Bangweulu Wetlands hold the most southerly breeding population of shoebill in Africa. Shoebills are listed as vulnerable in the IUCN Red list and the exact number in Bangweulu is currently not known. Shoebills are not known to undertake major migrations except their small local movements in search of food and nesting sites.
Taita Falcon; inhabits and nests in the rocky gorges although it can no longer be found readily in its best known habitat (Batoka gorge), possibly as a result of tourist disturbance with the over flights. However, the species is a very weak competitor which is easily by larger falcons occurring in the same habitat.