The HOOPOE The National Bird of Israel

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rebecca malka
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The HOOPOE The National Bird of Israel

Post by rebecca malka » Fri May 28, 2010 3:45 pm

The Dochifat or Hoopoe often visit our garden and area, with their long beaks, they actually aerate the ground for us. The Hummingbird enjoys a sip of nectar from the Coleus plant flowers.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lu2p0CO9B7c


This is a pair of Hoopoes who seem to enjoy my back yard area. I cught a few pictures and some film from two different angles today.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vCRmKqaFJM

Hoopoe continuation

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lhf9Oy0YrcY

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Joanie
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Re: The HOOPOE The National Bird of Israel

Post by Joanie » Fri May 28, 2010 8:23 pm

very interesting birds there, never heard of them, thanks for sharing.
they are quite amazing and so pretty.

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Re: The HOOPOE The National Bird of Israel

Post by rebecca malka » Sat May 29, 2010 10:19 am

[quote="Joanie"]very interesting birds there, never heard of them, thanks for sharing.
they are quite amazing and so pretty.[/quote]
There are other films posted under the title Hoopoe on you tube by others.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoopoe
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wgTZW0Wj8Wc
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nm93aOddMQs

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