Bird release on the occasion of WMBD at the Kochav HaYarden National Park

The site is part of the Rift Valley, which is an important passage for bird migration: The public (including regional schools) is invited to take part in the release of 6 rehabilitated raptors (Levant sparrowhawk, Black kite, Steppe buzzard & Marsh harrier) that where injured due to anthropogenic factors while migrating back north. The emphasize is laying on the dangers that human impose to migratory birds in Israel & the Middle East. The release will be covered by main media channels in Israel.

Kochav HaYarden National Park 32° 35' 43.5336" N, 35° 31' 17.3136" E
Start date: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2007 - 00:00
End date: 
Sunday, May 13, 2007 - 02:00
Website: 
http://www.parks.org.il/BuildaGate5/general2/data_card.php?Cat=~~~600925964~Card7~&ru=&SiteName=parks&Clt=&Bur=813749777