However it was cloudy today, it was quite warm. It was the best day ever since we started ringing including one march harries and one sparrowhawk. Wind started in the afternoon and got cold from 11 to 6 degrees. We observed 1 steppe eagle, 33 common buzzard, 1 black kite, 1 black vulture, 1 griffon vulture, 1 egyptian vulture, 1 pallid harrier, 1 black-winged stilt. We ringed 39 birds out of 8 species.
Our Society was established on January 28, 2008 in the province of Kars. We are mainly interested in birds and their habitats, doing scientific research, organizing environmental education programmes for kids and youth, raising awareness among local people about nature, providing training and capacity development opportinities for youth, promoting nature friendly tourism activities and cooperating with local, national and international organizations for the nature protection of Kars, Igdir, Ardahan, Artvin and Agri provinces in north-eastern Turkey.
For more details: http://www.kuzeydoga.org