Guided birding tour in Palestine

Mr. Shomaly  in a community event for releasing a hunted Kestrel with Her Excellency Adalah Atteereh (Chairperson of the Envrionment Quality Authority) 

Saed Lawrance Shomaly

Bethlehem, Palestine

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00972-599262131

Mr. Shomaly is 39 years old,  renowned birds' expert in Palestine with a certificate from Hellenic wildlife hospital for rehabilitation of birds of prey (raptors) in Greece. In addition, he is community trekking tour guide graduated from Bethlehem University. 

Shomaly loves birds and his main goal is to protect them and make sure they will have a safe journey on their migration from/to Palestine. Thus, he implements projects with the Hanns Seidel Foundation related to protection of nature and raising environmental awareness of local communities in Palestine. In addition to conserving specific birds such as common swifts and barn owls.

As a native of Bethlehem city, he works in making carvings "handcraft" on olive wood to be then purchased by souvenir shops.

After rehabilitating and curing a poisoned Golden Eagle Mr. Shomaly prepares for its release, read the story . 

After installing boxes for the Barn Owl in the Jordan Valley and had successful breeding in early 2020, Mr. Shomaly is happily ringing them.

After installing boxes for the Barn Owl in the Jordan Valley and had successful breeding in early 2020, Mr. Shomaly is happily ringing them.

Working with the community – Ecology clubs and scouts experiencing bird watching with Mr. shomaly for the first time in their life.

Mr. Shomaly installing swift nesting boxes as part of its conservation in Bethlehem.