Bird Observation Points

  • J1 N39 38.426 E26 57.862 Elevation:110m
  • J2 N39 42.142 E26 51.850 Elevation:1742m
  • J3 N39 38.421 E26 45.371 Elevation:879m
Mount Ida is rich region in terms of bird variety. 120 species have been observed in 2009 by the Bird Watch Network.  The most commonly observed of these bird species are: At J1 point, Goldfinch (Cardueliscarduelis), Greenfinch (Carduelischloris), Robin Redbreast (Erithacusrubecula), Great Tit (Parus major), Grey Wagtail (Motacillacinerea), Syrian Woodpecker (Dendrocopossyriacus); at J2 point Raven(CorvusCorax), Long-legged Buzzard (Buteorufinus),Vulture (Falco tinnunculus), Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos); and at point J3 Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus), Hoopoe (Upupaepops) and Black Bird (Turdusmerula).