A Modern Day Wonder in the Sea of Galilee, Israel's Hotspot for Migratory Birds

The Sea of Gallilee, where Christ reputedly walked on water, is today home to another miracle of sorts. It is where hundreds of millions of birds migrate across Israel and a paradise for bird watchers. Located west of the Golan Heights, the area is part of the Great Rift Valley, which stretches from northern Syria to central Mozambique in Africa.

http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/09/travel/israel-bird-migrations-sea-gali...

Last updated on 14 April 2014

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Israel
Region: 
South-West Asia
Species group: 
Birds