On the wings again

Today, Khaluf and Shannah have left Barr Al Hikman in a northwards direction. They are on the wings again, heading to their breeding areas! Both birds continously stayed in Barr Al Hikman for about 260 days.

Now it will be very interesting to see how the birds migrate compared to last year. Already, we know that these birds are very good in timekeeping as Khaluf left on exactly the same date as last year, and Shannah only 1 day later. Impressive!

 

It seems that the birds area enjoying tailwinds.winds-15-april2017

courtesy: https://earth.nullschool.net/#current/wind/isobaric/1000hPa/orthographic=-315.54,23.28,1102

We will closely follow their whereabouts the coming months