bird watching

bird watching

Cranes get ready to sleep
Israel's Hula Valley offers bird watchers an unrivaled experience

A visit to the Hula Valley Nature Reserve and the new KKL visitors center lets you enjoy a bird-like flying experience and interactive attractions, alongside old-school bird watching.

By MORAN SNIR
22/02/2020
Iranian migrating birds fall victim to widespread food poisoning

"The number of carcasses grew daily over the course of a week from 2,000 to 6,000, and local officials expect to find another 2,000 soon," Ebtekar newspaper reported.

1st annual international ornithological festival.
Jerusalem haven for migrating birds celebrates 25th anniversary

The Nili and David Jerusalem Bird Observatory offers a welcoming habitat for a wide range of native and migratory species.

Winter migration provides dazzling spectacle for birdwatchers

A number of Israeli beauty spots offer the perfect backdrop to watch the birds fly south.

By MEITAL SHARABI
15/11/2019
The hoopoe
Who is the hoopoe? Israel's national bird - watch

The hoopoe is known in Eretz Israel for millennia.

By ITSIK MAROM
01/08/2019
Atlas Mountains
'A hunter's hope': Snaring birds in warring Afghanistan

"I have learned different types of hunting from my ancestors because they were hunters too," said 49-year-old Jan Agha, a farmer in Parwan province.

By REUTERS
15/04/2019
Thousands of pelicans migrate over Hula Lake - watch

The Hula Valley is visited by more than half a billion birds during the migrating season.

By BEN BRESKY , HAGAY HACOHEN
27/03/2019
A laughingthrush lands on a birdwatcher's binoculars.
Week of events in Israeli desert celebrates nature

"24/Nature" event held in memory of Prof. Amotz Zehavi, reknowned zoologist.

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