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Watch: Thousands of pelicans over Hula Lake in northern Israel

Watch: Thousands of pelicans over Hula Lake in northern Israel

Despite inclement weather, pelicans continue migrating north to their nesting areas in Romania.Mordechai Sones, 27/03/2019 17:11
Bird sent with flammable substance over Gaza border

Bird sent with flammable substance over Gaza border

Falcon found near Negev river with explosive material attached to its leg.Gary Willig, 16/07/2018 19:14
Rare: 40,000 Levant sparrowhawks fly over Eilat

Rare: 40,000 Levant sparrowhawks fly over Eilat

Two-thirds of world population fly over Eilat on their way to Arava palm plantation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2017 13:06
Israeli security discovers two PA Arabs trying to smuggle birds

Israeli security discovers two PA Arabs trying to smuggle birds

Israeli security forces discover two PA Arabs attempting to smuggle birds into Israel by strapping them into their pants legs.Chana Roberts, 22/01/2017 10:31
'Birds' Effective Tool to Convict Arab Terrorists

'Birds' Effective Tool to Convict Arab Terrorists

Arab terrorists warned prisoners in Israeli prisons to watch out for a group of undercover informers seeking to trip them up.Arutz 7 Staff , 16/05/2013 08:25
Video: Israeli Bird Radar Helps Stop Plane Crashes

Video: Israeli Bird Radar Helps Stop Plane Crashes

An Israeli digitalized radar system tracks migrating birds and reduces the threat of an aerial collision with airplanes, says a researcher. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 20/02/2012 18:19
Birdwatchers Warbling: Firecrest Sighted

Birdwatchers Warbling: Firecrest Sighted

Flame-topped firecrest sighted in Israel for first time ever, in Golan Heights.Gil Ronen, 18/12/2011 22:49
Saudis: Captive Vulture No 'Spy'

Saudis: Captive Vulture No 'Spy'

The Saudi government has freed a bird it first declared was a vulture and a spy for Israel. Now it claims it's an eagle and free to go.Chana Ya'ar, 12/01/2011 21:52
Nature Society's Winning Photos

Nature Society's Winning Photos

The SPNI's Birdwatching Center presented the winners in its photography center. See the best photos.Shimon Cohen and Hillel Fendel, 08/12/2010 11:29