https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=201286 post #17
Checked back - "a sound like a heavy piston engine breathing, loudly and with huge effort. What? ..."
Wouldn't quite describe that as 'growling'? Wasn't a pleasant way to wake up at all! Annoying thing is I had my phone on me and an...
Rough camping in E Turkey a few years back had an encounter with presumably either wolf or hyena (assume not wild dog) - never really been able to work out which as it was dark - woke up to see 3 large beasts looming over me and growling horribly about 5m away. They didn't shift at first.
Likewise. I had a lift there with some young military folk on a day off who wanted to go for a quick 'swim'. I decided against it as I was rough camping and no chance of a shower to rinse off - so probably a good idea then! Some great rock and mud pool formations in the area though.
Yep, great account Nick. Just been the once myself (think it was in early March?).
Would love to do an analysis/spreadsheet of remaining targets and what others need too, just for fun. At least 3 WP ticks in there (probably the same or so from Paul's recent trip), no idea how many Israel ticks.