Griffon Vulture Webcam in Israel

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Re: Griffon Vulture Webcam in Israel

Post by Abigyl » September 21st, 2020, 4:52 pm

15:35 Some noises around nest? Intruder?

Beauty was fed.

When lunch stopped and it was very noisy, he became crazy.

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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:56 am

07:12 J80 comes to the station and meets Egyptian vulture no. 18:
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07:14 The young griffon picks up his/her breakfast:
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07:18 J80's morning feast:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:56 am

07:48 What a day this is going to be...
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08:21 The nestling goes out of the box for the second time ever:
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08:21 Mom raises her head to have a closer look at the chick:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:57 am

08:40 Crows rule the station:
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08:47 The chick's beginning to feel at home:
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09:01 What's 2E5 up to?
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:57 am

09:01 Annexing the nest?
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09:02 Even the chick is shocked:
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09:04 But here comes Dad:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:57 am

09:05 2E5 is gone in a second:
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09:22 And now we've got both the parents in the nest (and no chick):
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09:23 2E5 has got a prominent role to play today:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:58 am

09:25 Dad leaves the nest:
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09:39 Mom goes out:
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09:39 Mom comes back in:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:58 am

10:06 Weird, isn't it?
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10:07 :)
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10:19 Just can't get used to this:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:58 am

11:12 Mom leaves the nest empty:
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11:13 The chick is quick to fill it:
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11:13 Flying high!
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:58 am

11:35 There's trouble in the making:
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11:35 2E5 has jumped into the next...:
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11:35 The intruder goes after the chick's head and neck:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:59 am

11:35 It's ugly scenes:
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11:35 The little one is trying to get away, but doesn't know how:
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11:35 Another blow is landed:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:59 am

11:35 And another one finds the target:
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11:35 Things go quiet at last:
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11:37 2E5 starts preening the terrified nestling:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:59 am

11:38 Dad to the rescue!
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11:38 He smacks the kid with his beak (accidentally, it would seem):
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11:38 Dad jumps out:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 12:59 am

11:38 2E5 returns moments later:
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11:38 Dad reacts instantly:
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11:38 He, too, can be a beast:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 1:00 am

11:39 Dad leaves:
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12:01 The camera has zoomed out a little:
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13:13 2E5 is back, Dad is up and threatening:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 1:00 am

13:28 A hard-working raven:
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13:56 Here we go again!
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13:56 The chick has jumped out of the nest (it's another first: a premeditated jump):
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 1:00 am

14:02 Dad arrives at the restaurant (walks out of view a minute later):
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14:07 The little one scrambles back in:
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14:07 Home and dry:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 1:01 am

14:10 Mom (accompanied by two resident youngsters, J80 and 2E5) sprints to the dining space:
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14:11 She sets up camp a bit further away as the familiar vehicle rolls into view:
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14:13 Mr Miller surveys the field:
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 1:01 am

14:13 It'll be more lamb for the scavengers:
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14:14 The cadaver is placed directly in front of the camera:
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14:14 It's opened up (mainly with the samller species in mind):
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Post by Marbzy » September 22nd, 2020, 1:02 am

14:14 The gruesome job continues - the throat is slit too:
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14:15 The director's cut:
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14:15 Finally, the knife is wiped against the sheep's wool:
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