Palestine celebrates the world migratory bird day in Um tut reserve
Mahmiyat.ps celebrated the world migratory bird day by implementing an ecotourism hike in Um –Tut reserve with the attendance of Her Excellency Adalah Atteereh and students of Alnajah and Bethlehem Universities and friends of the environment society.
The event included a training in Marj Ibn Amer how to use binoculars and registering observation on the “ Birding Journal”.
H.E. Adalah gave a prize of a copy of birds of the middle east book signed by both Richard Porter and the minister H.E Adalah Atteereh.
Palestine participation in celebrating this day contributes to raise environmental awareness for these students and to highlight the important role of the birds in the ecosystems and the importance of their protection in Palestine which is a passing route for them, as Um tut reserve and Marj Ben Amer are two important location for receiving the migratory birds.