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Land Rover’s CEO is alerted about Lebanese poacher using the vehicle

Richard Porter (BirdLife’s Middle East Advisor) the co-author of a new book titled “Birds of the Middle East” alerted Dr Ralf Speth, CEO, Jaguar Land Rover about the illegal killing of 217 nightjars (non-game birds), which was proudly posted online  by a Lebanese poacher showing the kill on the bonnet of his Land Rover vehicle. These images have circulated widely on social media. They were …

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Birds of the Middle East: (Arabic Edition)

by Richard Porter (Author) , Simon Aspinall (Author)  Said abdallah Mohammed (Translator) Assad Serhal (Supervisor) Birds of the Middle East (Arabic Edition) is now the most field-ready and comprehensive guide to the fantastic birds of this region. This fully revised and updated Arabic edition covers all species–including vagrants–found in the Arabian Peninsula (including Socotra), Jordan, Lebanon, Occupied Palestinian territories, Syria, …

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Book review: Birds of the Middle East

By Richard Porter Simon Aspinall and I are pleased and proud to dedicate Birds of the Middle East to BirdLife International’s Middle East conservation programme. Once again it has been great working with world recognised wildlife artists John Gale, Mike Langman and Brian Small. The result is a new book. An entirely new layout with the identification text and maps …

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