Anatolian folk songs have always been about longing, despair and love, likening cranes on migration to people harboring these sentiments. Cranes in the past few years have sought safety in the reeds and skies of Anatolia, with many of them not migrating this year, but preferring to stay in the Ekşisu Reed in the eastern province of Erzincan.
Pakistan's warm waters have long been a refuge for millions of birds that migrate from Siberia to avoid the stinging winter every year. However, the numbers of migratory birds have fallen drastically in recent years due to massive hunting by hunters both local and foreign. But the poor birds have found a new wetland — safe from the fear of hunting — at least for now.
Turkey was home to 1.72 million water birds of 103 species over the winter, the Mid-Winter Water Bird Count 2018 report has revealed.
Over the last few days, people have helped more than 30 storks, reported by the only wildlife rescue center Green Balkans.
"Without people, so many birds would not have been saved. Of course, this was done with the knowledge of the relevant regional inspectorates for environment and water, "said Dr. Hristina Klisurova from the rescue center.
An 'unprecedented' 21 different types of dinosaur tracks have recently been found on a stretch of Australia's remote coastline in the Kimberley region, with scientists dubbing it the nation's Jurassic Park. Palaeontologists have said that it is the most diverse discovery in the world.