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June 2008

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.
Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus): 5 off Michmoret shore, 27/Jun, (A. Scheinin).

Golden Plover (Pluvialis apricaria): 9 at Gal-on fields, 17/Jun (J. Meyrav).

Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius Pomarinus): 30+ off Michmoret shore, 27/Jun, (A. Scheinin).

 Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius pomarinus) 
Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus

Bridled Tern (Sterna anaethetus): 6 off Eilats north beach, 28/Jun (Y. Perlman, A. Meir, M. Goren).

Namaqua Dove (Oena capensis): 1 near kibbutz Sha'ar HaGolan, 02/June (F. Argyle).

Black Bush Robin (Cercotrichas podobe): 1 at Km 22, Arava, 21/Jun (J. Meyrav).

Rose-coloured Starling (Sturnus roseus): 1 near Km 20, 20/Jun (J. Meyrav).

Golden Oriole
(Oriolus oriolus) Neot Semadar, Apr.05

(Pandion haliaetus) Kfar Ruppin, Sep.04

(Cercomela melanura) Sde Boqer, May.04
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