Month: March 2019

Destinations (Astronomy)

Iran is a country with different sorts of climates. From deserts to dense forests and from the snowy mountains like Damavand to the tall sand dunes in the Lut desert. Astronomical destinations Night sky gazers and amateur astronomers are keen about the dark night skies and starry nights in the country. Fortunately, they are able to find different locations with amazing night skies. Tourists can also enjoy the starry night. I…

Useful Information (Astronomy)

Night sky: the word that is the source of peace and serenity for the majority of people. It would be more attractive and more tranquil if you had some information about what you see. Useful information about astronomy I will mention several facts that can make people more curious and make you happier whenever see the night sky. There are 88 constellations in the night sky which date back to a…

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Rainfall and the Arrival of Birds to Iran

The analytical report of the Iran country rainfall in the current year has shown a significant increase in rainfall over the past year since autumn until now. So that some of the country's wetlands, such as "Gavkhoni International Wetland" on the central plateau of Iran, "Hamoon Wetland and Lake" in Sistan and Baluchestan Province, "Heleh Wetland" in Bushehr Province, Bisheh Dalan Lagoon in Borujerd City, have got a new life…

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World Migratory Birds Day

  11 May and 12 October 2019 World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is an annual campaign for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats  and ultimately attention to environmental preservation. This day is of particular importance because of the international event and people around the world tack action and do public activities such as birdwatching, exhibitions, education programs on this day and celebrate WMBD. The main days for the…

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Light Pollution

Less than 100 years ago, everyone had a chance to look up and see a spectacular starry night sky with millions of Stars but Nowadays, millions of children across the world will never experience the Milky Way where they live. The widespread and increased use of artificial light at night is not only impairing our view of the universe, but it is also unfavorably affecting our environment, our energy consumption,…

World Sparrow Day

World Sparrow Day is celebrated on March 20, 2019. World Sparrow Day is a day designated to raise awareness of the House Sparrow and other common birds to urban environments, and of threats to their populations. It is an international initiative by the Nature Forever Society of India in collaboration with the Eco-Sys Action Foundation (France) and numerous other national and international organizations across the world. The idea of marking…

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The Safe Area for Macqueen’s Bustard

An environmental activist said in an interview with the Mehr reporter; The Safe Area for Macqueen's Bustard Macqueen's Bustard habitat in Abbas Abad Wildlife Refuge in Isfahan was secured by installing 450 spirals over 7 km from the lines of the regional electricity power distribution network in order to protect this species from the accident with power lines during flight. Iman Ebrahimi added that “Avayeboom Bird Conservation Society” implemented the project…

Bird Watching Destinations in Iran

Iran has the most Important Bird Areas (IBAs) in the Middle East and has the highest richness of migratory species in this region. These areas have potential for bird-watching tours. In each season, the attractions of these remarkable areas also change; making possible to arrange bird watching tours. Bird Watching Destinations in Iran Some of these areas are as follows: Coastal regions in southern Iran Khalasi Greek Azini Greek Tiab Greek…

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Siberian White Crane ( Grus leucogeranus )

It is one of the most important birds of Iran who is at a serious risk and critically endangered. The Siberian White Crane is a bird of the Gruidae family of cranes. The Siberian Cranes are divided into three eastern, western, and central populations which the central population is extinct. The eastern population migrate to China during winter to while the western population migrate to the north of Iran in the…