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August 2005

Tomer Landsberger

Below is a summary featuring the most interesting observations from this month, based on reports from the ISRABIRDNET mailing list and other sources.
Shag (Phalacrocorax aristotellis): still present off Ma'agan Michael shore.

Crested Honey Buzzard (Pernis ptilorynchus): 1 migrating over Bet Hashitta, 27/AUG (T. Landsberger).

Eleonora's Falcon (Falco eleonora): 1 dark phase at Ma'agan Michael, 29/AUG (R. Mizrachi).

 Eleonora's Falcon (Falco eleonora) 
Eleonora's Falcon
 Ma'agan Michael shore, 29-AUG 

Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus): 3 at Ma'agan Michael, 02/AUG (J. Meyrav).

Terek Sandpiper (Xenus cinereus): 2 at Ma'agan Michael, 29/AUG (N. Sapir, E. Vanunu et al).

 Terek Sandpiper (Xenus cinereus) 
Terek Sandpiper
 Ma'agan Michael shore, 29-AUG 

Curlew (Numenius arquata): 1 at Ma'agan Michael, 02/AUG (J. Meyrav et al).

(Numenius arquata) Acre shore, Sep.05

Crested Lark
(Galerida cristata) Yotvata, Apr.05

Barn Swallow
(Hirundo rustica) Ma'agan Michael, Jun.04
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