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Beit Sh’an Sea Hawk

Beit Sh'an Sea Hawk

Photo Credit: Haim Shohat/FLASH90

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An Osprey (Pandion haliaetus), aka Sea Hawk, Fish Eagle, and Fish Hawk, caught himself a nice, fat fish over in the Beit Sh’an valley.

The Osprey arrives in the Middle East in autumn, and flies back to Northern Europe in spring time.

Isn’t he gorgeous?

Photo credit: Haim Shohat/FLASH90

Photo credit: Haim Shohat/FLASH90

 

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About the Author: Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.


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One Response to “Beit Sh’an Sea Hawk”

  1. David Conley says:

    Another human child goes to bed hungry because that bird ate his food.

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