KKL-JNF in the Press: July-September 2016

Monday, September 05, 2016

KKL-JNF parks and forests are open to the public all year long, free of charge. Special forest events organized by KKL-JNF during the summer months attracted families from all over the country who wanted to have fun in nature.

 
Monday, September 05, 2016

KKL-JNF’s Hula Agamon Park is one of the leading birdwatching sites in the world, with half a billion birds passing over it during the migration season. The site, which KKL-JNF maintains and develops with the assistance of its friends throughout the world, is an exemplary combination of nature, agriculture and tourism.

 
Monday, August 15, 2016

When it was founded 115 years ago, KKL-JNF’s first mission was to purchase lands that were eventually settled by Israel’s early pioneers. A photo exhibition at Nahalal in the Jezreel Valley portrays topics that were central to KKL-JNF and Nahalal over the years.

 
Monday, August 15, 2016

KKL-JNF’s Hula Agamon Lake is an internationally acclaimed birdwatching site, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors annually. Now, however, a new danger threatens the park – Pokimon hunting!

 
Monday, August 15, 2016

KKL-JNF’s forestry policy is based on the principal that Israel’s forests should be accessible to the general public, and that local communities should be partners to forest care and maintenance. The new Kfar Hahoresh trail in the Jezre’el Valley is a good example of this.

 
Monday, August 15, 2016

KKL-JNF recently renewed the cycling trails in Be’eri Forest, one of the first forests in Israel in which KKL-JNF advanced its policy of encouraging bicycling in parks and forests throughout the country.

 
Wednesday, July 13, 2016

The Hula Valley is a site of major international importance to over a million wildfowl every year. KKL-JNF, the Nature and Parks Authority and the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel led a successful struggle against overhead power lines in the valley that would constitute a grave danger for the local birdlife.

 
Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Zionist education is an integral part of KKL-JNF's work. The KKL-JNF Youth and Education Department works to instill a deep and lasting relationship between Israeli youth and the country’s history, nature and heritage.