Monthly Archives: April 2012

Honey Buzzards galore

I was guiding a non-birding related group in the Eilat mountains in the past four days, and saw every day hundreds and hundreds of Honey Buzzards overhead. Migration began at first light and increased as the day progressed. There were … Continue reading

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April 18, Yotvata Circular fields

I was at the Yotvata circular field in the middle of a fierce sand storm. We had beautiful visibility beforehand, and all of a sudden, a large dust cloud settles on the area. High winds and biting sand ensued. I … Continue reading

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Frank Moffatt birding update late March 2012

Hi everyone,   I am adding an update this time which is different from previous ones. Frank X. Moffatt, who has been to Lotan numerous times has been kind enough to let me have a peek at his birding diary. … Continue reading

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Birding Update March 2012

This spring has been truly extraordinary, with a variety of birds that we have not seen in our region for over 10 years. Although there has been below average rainfall, the numbers and variety of birds has been very impressive. … Continue reading

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