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Fischer’s Pan

Fischer's Pan near Namutoni Restcamp during the dry season in Etosha National Park

Although not a waterhole, this pan is named after Lieutenant Adolf Fischer who was stationed at Namutoni during the 1880’s.

About: This is the best spot for spotting large flocks of flamingo during wet years when the pan is full. A road runs very close to the northern edge of the pan, allowing for excellent game viewing opportunities. 

Water Source: Pan

Water Availability:  December to April

Game:

  • Flamingos
  • Lesser Moorhens
  • Egyptian Geese
  • African Spoonbills
  • Cape Teals
  • Great White Pelicans
  • Honey Badger
  • Bat-Eared Fox
  • Aardwolf
  • Caracal
  • More

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