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Agamon Hula in the Galilee – Restored Hula Lake in the Galilee Panhandle

The Hula Valley is a major stopover for migrating birds and a popular place for bird watching in Israel. With abundant rainfall, the valley boasted a lake and seasonal swamp – a variety of landscape and flora which attracted a wide range of birds.

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Flamingoes at Avrona near Eilat – Evrona Salt Ponds are home to flamingoes

The Evrona salt ponds are home to hundreds of flamingoes. Originally the flamingoes stopped in Eilat only briefly, but within a few years, the young began staying. Now, the young flamingos live there that the older flamingos return after winter. The young ones can be recognized as they are white, while the older flamingos are pink.

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