KKL-JNF in the Press: January March 2016

Monday, March 28, 2016

March 21 was International Forest Day, an excellent reason to celebrate Israel’s forests, to recall the history of KKL-JNF’s afforestation program, and to receive an update on plans for the future.

Monday, March 28, 2016

March 21 was International Forest Day, an excellent reason to celebrate Israel’s forests and KKL-JNF’s internationally acclaimed afforestation project. KKL-JNF Chief Forester Dr. David Brand described KKL-JNF’s work to the Jerusalem Post.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Israel is one of the most important places in the world for bird migration, and as Israel’s largest green organization, KKL-JNF is responsible for protecting and developing some of the country’s most important birding sites. Planting trees in the Eilat birding park makes it possible to feed hundreds of migrating birds for decades.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

As a result of the lessons learned from the huge 2010 Carmel Forest fire, KKL-JNF has decided to invest 250 million shekels in creating firebreaks between residential areas and forests.

Sunday, February 28, 2016

KKL-JNF foresters are on a high professional level and multi-tasking could be their middle name. What sort of work does a forester actually do on a day-to-day level?

Sunday, February 28, 2016

In the Hula Valley, KKL-JNF has developed an internationally acclaimed bird watching park. Twice a year, no less than five hundred million birds pass through the area, water fowl, birds of prey and songbirds, over 390 species.

Sunday, February 21, 2016

KKL-JNF’s integrated vision of a Negev that preserves Israel's open spaces, provides a high quality environment and combines many different cultures and lifestyles – in short – the Israel of tomorrow!

Monday, February 15, 2016

Valentine's Day in KKL-JNF's Hula Lake park.

Sunday, February 07, 2016

Israel's Mediterranean climate is typified by warm, dry, rainless summers. KKL-JNF plays a major role in preventing and extinguishing wildfires, which in Israel usually result from arson or negligence.

Thursday, February 04, 2016

Ben Shemen Forest is the largest green lung and recreation site in Israel’s central region. KKL-JNF recently repaired all the forest scenic roads in order to ensure safe driving, hiking and biking for forest visitors.