Tag Archives: Grey Herons

Birding Update March 13, 2011

It has been quite a week of birding here in the Lotan area. Some of the highlights first: A Cyprus Wheatear was sighted on one of the compost piles at the Yotvata circular fields (thank you Thomas Krumenacker), in addition, … Continue reading

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Birding update last week of October, 2010

Storks, storks and more storks After having guided a German group around the country for six days, I came back home to Kibbutz Lotan, and took a day to look around to see what kinds of birds were around. While … Continue reading

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Birding update, beginning of October, 2010

As already stated previously, we have had an especially hot summer, but more than that, a summer with higher humidity for longer periods of  time than ever before. I went out birding with a couple at the beginning of the … Continue reading

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End of August 2010 birding update

The migration season is definitely underway, but still slowly. We have had a very hot summer, but although we did not break any records this year, we did have temperatures that topped 45 degrees Celsius, and, different from previous summers, … Continue reading

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