It became known why, after wintering in a warmer climate in Ukraine returns fewer storks
It turns out that while many ternopolschina take care of wounded storks, feeding them and protecting from cold, on the other side of the world destroy them. Ukrainian scientists are concerned about this state of Affairs, because in addition to this, the storks often die in flight and on the wintering grounds.
Shocking, but in Africa, our proud and majestic birds have become a national delicacy. Africans annually look forward to the next arrival of storks to kill them. Traditionally, hunting in the opinion of the Africans, birds prepared as best meat dish.
Just do the inhabitants of the Middle East. Pictures of storks, which massively gained in Lebanon has stirred up the network. In Facebook-community “Typical of Ukraine” was published a few pictures of this “hunting success”.
Meat storks Africans eaten, from the bones of the foot tube is made out of feathers to make jewelry and amulets, and from the beaks – ingenious magical tools. In Northern and Western Africa 80 % death of storks is shooting perpetrated by a local.
German ornithologist X. Schultz have estimated that on the Eastern Flyway annually destroyed 5-10 thousand storks. At the same 4-6 thousand accounts on Lebanon.
Recently TV presenter Les nikitiuk showed his followers on Instagram, it looks like a real Maldivian stork. The representative of the local fauna was very similar to the Ukrainian counterpart.
The researchers found interesting fact. It turns out that many birds and animals can cure a variety of human diseases. Among these “healers” – owls, owls, nightingales, cats, horses, domestic ducks, chickens, and storks.