At least 40 eagles released in preservation efforts

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 28, 2011 00:02




Some 40 eagles were released on Tuesday near Zin Valley, after being examined and marked for observatory purposes.

According to Israeli media, the number of eagles has dropped to 200 in recent decades as a result of poisoning and disruptions in their nesting and hunting habitats.

The 40 eagles were released in hopes of keeping the species from extinction.


Related Content

Breaking news
February 19, 2018
COGAT chief warns Hamas against 'throwing stones from a glass house'

By JPOST EDITORIAL

Israel Weather
  • 8 - 18
    Beer Sheva
    10 - 18
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 8 - 13
    Jerusalem
    11 - 16
    Haifa
  • 13 - 23
    Elat
    10 - 20
    Tiberias