All articles | 26.03.20
Once again bats are being blamed for something they didn’t do: contrary to the rumour that was circulated, they are not the carrier of the corona virus. The harm done to the bat’s image – an essential wild animal for nature as well as for humans – is tremendous, and it’s time to put things right.
With the explosion of the current virus, Covid-19 (corona virus), the first article linking bats to the dispersal of the virus was published in Nature in January 2020. Subsequently, it was suspected that the source of the virus was the pangolin, an insectivorous mammal that is com...
Sustainbility | 05.03.20
Hey, where’s everyone going? The wildlife living here – gazelles, porcupines, jackals, rabbits, foxes, and wild boar – daily traverse the underpass below the Zihkron Ya’akov – Binyamina road, which was built especially for them to facilitat...
Community | 06.02.20
Wild boar on the streets of Haifa, jackals in the fields of Hefer Valley, hyaenas in the Jerusalem Hills, rock hyraxes on Mt. Carmel… The conflict of coexistence between humans and wildlife reached a multi-participant, in-depth discussion a...
Research | 08.12.19
Goat culture, a natural pharmacy in the woodland at Ramat Hanadiv and very healthy milk Ten years after the goat pen was established at Ramat Hanadiv, an Alpine billy goat, whose parents were brought to Israel from France, was bought from ...
Research | 10.06.18
Community | 30.01.18
All articles | 24.09.17
In a rut? No time to breathe? There’s a remedy: Extract yourself from the daily grind and be transported to a totally different space just a few minutes away from home — at a Tai Chi class in the beautiful green heart of Ramat Hanadiv.