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Kfar Ruppin, 25/OCT/05
Tomer Landsberger

On October 25th, Avner Cohen, Yuval Dax and I were birding in Kfar Ruppin area, Bet Shean Valley. All in all there were plenty of birds around, with the highlight being a flock of 18 Ruddy Shelducks in one of the big reservoirs.
Also worth noting were tens of Common Snipes at the turf fields, including an odd albino, a Merlin and a Golden Plover.

Ruddy Shelducks Black Kite Lesser Spotted Eagle Albino Common Snipe

(Charadrius morinellus) Yotvata, Dec.05

White-tailed Lapwing
(Vanellus leucurus) Samar, Mar.05

Crimson-winged Finch
(Rhodopechys sanguinea)Mt. Hermon, Jul.03
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