Tag Archives: Syria

Tesfaye reaches Tallymarjan on his return journey

Tesfaye reaches Tallymarjan on the Turkmenistan/Uzbekistan border.

Three on the move, and news from Saudi Arabia

Three tagged birds are now on the move back to their breeding grounds.

Nikoo first to spring into action

Nikoo is the first of our tagged birds to start her spring migration.

Settling in for the winter

Other than Ajaz, most of the birds have been relatively settled over the last week.

Maysa and Tesfaye both in Pakistan

Our tagged birds are beginning to reach their wintering grounds, although the final destination of the eastern birds in particular is as yet unknown.

Nikoo reaches Sudan

Nikoo reaches Sudan, while Tesfaye is in Pakistan – with the other tagged birds expected to settle in wintering grounds soon. Kiryl has gone missing.

Kiryl on the move at last

Kiryl finally leaves the breeding grounds and heads off towards the Middle East and North Africa.

Border crossings

Sociable Lapwing movements highlight the need for cross-boundary conservation co-operation.

Syria, Saudi Arabia and Sudan

The amazing journey continues as Shirin reaches Africa.

Onwards into the Middle East

Five birds tracked in five different countries, as the western flock moves further south.