Save Israel's Birds of Prey

by The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens, the Biblical Zoo in Jerusalem
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Save Israel's Birds of Prey
Save Israel's Birds of Prey
Save Israel's Birds of Prey
Save Israel's Birds of Prey
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Save Israel's Birds of Prey
Save Israel's Birds of Prey
Apr 24, 2017

Spring News from our Incubation Center

Vulture eggs in our Incubation Center
Vulture eggs in our Incubation Center

Hello Birds of Prey Supporters!

We are pleased to report that we currently have 10 griffon vulture eggs in our incubation center. These eggs are transferred to us from institutions throughout Israel (as well as any eggs found by Israel Nature and Parks Authority rangers in the wild). We do this as incubated eggs have a much higher probability of hatching successfully whereafter the chicks are lovingly hand-reared by our staff using a special method that prevents imprinting so that they can later be released into the wild.

We invite you to watch our video of a vulture chick hatching (super cute!) and hope to be able to report that all 10 eggs have hatched in our next report.

Thank you for your continued support of this important wildlife conservation project.

The Avian Team at the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo

Measuring and recording egg data
Measuring and recording egg data

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The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens, the Biblical Zoo in Jerusalem

Location: Jerusalem, Israel - Israel
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Nicole Wexler
Jerusalem, Israel
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