Rare Sighting: Brown Bear Spotted in Lebanon’s Mountains After Almost 60 Years

I was just finishing this post on the Syrian Brown Bear spotted in Lebanon’s eastern mountain range when I noticed Nadine from Newsroomnomad had posted about it already. I trust Nadine when it comes to environmental and wildlife issues, and unlike most journalists nowadays, she does her homework well before publishing. I'm glad that the video turned out to be a genuine one and I hope the concerned ministries will do their best to protect…

Dolphins Encounter off Tabarja Coast

My friend Christine shared these beautiful pictures of dolphins spotted off Tabarja's coast. They were the only beat in the water and had at least five dolphins swimming around them for almost 2 hours. Enjoy these beautiful shots and this short . Does anyone know when is the best time to spot these dolphins if we're going on a boat trip? I've been on many trips and I never encountered any :(
Animals & Wildlife

Rare Species Spotted off Lebanon coast

6 months ago
Following a month-long expedition that took place between October and November 2016 using an underwater robot, Oceana and Lebanese scientists released a video showing strange species spotted off the Lebanese coast. The video is breath-taking ...
Animals & Wildlife

Killing Stray Dogs is Wrong

7 months ago
This is not the first time Tripoli’s municipality decides to get rid of stray dogs by killing them, and even though North Lebanon’s Governor Ramzi Nohra has banned such acts, they are still taking place. ...
Animals & Wildlife

Who’s Killing Dolphins in Tabarja?

9 months ago
APAF (Animals Pride And Freedom) shared pictures of a dead dolphin earlier today and claimed that fishermen in the Tabarja area are killing dolphins and that this is the fifth victim. I read throughout the ...
Animals & Wildlife

Keeping Lions, Tigers & Other Big Cats as Exotic Pets Finally Banned in Lebanon

9 months ago
Animals Lebanon has been lobbying for years to ban the keeping of big cats such as “lions, tigers, leopards, snow leopards, cheetahs, jaguars, cougars, and any hybrid combination any of these species that results from ...
Animals & Wildlife

Beirut Municipality Drops “Dog Ban” Proposal

10 months ago
Photo Credits: Animals Lebanon Beirut Municipality has dropped its proposal to ban dogs on sidewalks in Beirut and clarified that they will put in place regulations and procedures to improve safety and public hygiene, and ...
Animals & Wildlife

Beaten Sea Turtle is Doing Better

1 year ago
Here’s a quick follow up on the giant marine turtle that was hit on the head and pulled out of the water to be used as a photo prop. The turtle’s skull is damaged but ...
Animals & Wildlife

Rare Marine Turtle Almost Killed By People Taking Selfies in South Lebanon

1 year ago
via GreenArea A sea turtle was reportedly pulled out of the water at a Rmeileh beach and people started taking selfies with it and stepping on it. To make things worse, the turtle was hit ...
Animals & Wildlife

VIDEO: Two Teenagers Torturing A Small Chick

1 year ago
via APAF ( Animals Pride And Freedom ) Young and stupid. The school should reprimand the two teenagers as well as the person filming them. I can’t believe they are scouts. Nevertheless, I am totally ...
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