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  Tevet 29, 5773 , 11/01/13

20,000 People Visit Nature Reserves and Parks

About 20,000 people visited Israel's nature reserves and national parks on Friday, the Nature and Parks Authority reported.

Uzi Barzilai, head of the public and community division at the Nature and Parks Authority, noted that most of the visitors came to Golan Heights. Masada was also very popular, and visited by about 1,000 people.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American Desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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