• BirdForum is the net's largest birding community dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE!

    Register for an account to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Search results

  1. MSA

    Southern Israel - Relaxed migration short break 20-25 March 2016

    Could this be the same bird, back for its 10th winter?
  2. MSA

    Southern Israel - Relaxed migration short break 20-25 March 2016

    Never say "not possible" with birds! WRT your Honey Buzzard possible, 19 March 2007 I took a pic of a large, distant raptor over the date palms between North Beach and the Bird Park - after posting it here, turned out it was an Oriental Honey Buzzard! It had been wintering but no-one had seen it...
  3. MSA

    Southern Israel - Relaxed migration short break 20-25 March 2016

    Never say "not possible" with birds! 19 March 2007 I took a pic of a large, distant raptor over the date palms between North Beach and the Bird Park - after posting it here, turned out it was an Oriental Honey Buzzard! It had been wintering but no-one had seen it hitherto; came back the next...
  4. MSA

    Southern Israel - Relaxed migration short break 20-25 March 2016

    Thanks for posting Nick, must go back, if only for the Black Bush Robins! Kibbutz Lotan is (or was, at least) a good bet for Namaqua Dove, feeding on grain around the barns. We stayed there on my first visit, and the best way to get in was to climb the gate - carefully! - and press the button...
Top