Tag Archives: Ciconia ciconia

Satellite-tracked White Stork found dead near Tangier

A White Stork (Ciconia ciconia) tracked by satellite by German ornithologists found dead just south of Asilah, northern Morocco. The good news is that the satellite transmitter was found in good condition. Here is the story of the White Stork’s death and how the transmitter was found. On 26 November 2013, Brigitta Keeves from the office of Prof. Dr. Martin Wikelski… Read More »

White Stork nests and Humans

White Stork (Ciconia ciconia) is probably among few bird species that remarkably adapted to human activities. They started to take advantages of the rubbish dumps which provide an extra and constant food source throughout the year. This among other factors have lead to the development of sedentariness in the populations of southern Spain and northwest… Read More »