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Celebrating our 60th year, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel (SPNI) is Israel's leading environmental non-profit organization. For the past 60 years SPNI has been dedicated to protecting and preserving Israel's natural resources, environment, natural assets and unique landscape. The work carried out by SPNI now will determine what the land of Israel will look like for generations to come.


Nature News

Puttin the INT on Google Maps [Photo: Menachem Reis]

Putting the Israel National Trail on Google Maps

May 5, 2015
Celebrating 10 years of Google Israel and the 20 th anniversary of the Israel National Trail, Google and The Society for the... Read more »


2nd Annual Champions of the Flyway Big Success

April 2, 2015
In spring 2014, SPNI launched a new and exciting project “Champions of the Flyway”. In Champions teams of birders from... Read more »


Announcements

Galil (Photo credit: Chen Yinai)

Discovery Nature Tours

For the first time in over a decade, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel is offering one-of-a-kind experiences in Israel in English.

Join us for 9 days of hiking, discovery and exploration in Israeli nature. Hike the desert oasis Ein Gedi with an expert guide; discover the secrets of Jerusalem’s Old City; bird watch in the Hula Valley, swim in the refreshing Banias stream, learn about and experience, with SPNI's specialists, Israeli flora, fauna, and natural habitats!

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Recent Blog

SPNI prepares for the sabbatical year.

Welcome to the Gazelle Valley

April 1, 2015
Thousands of families, young couples, grandparents and grandchildren were drawn by the advertisements displayed all over the city to...
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Going into the Shmitta Year

October 7, 2014
This Rosh Hashana saw the beginning of the shmitta or sabbatical year. According to Leviticus 25:1–7, every 7 years the Land of...
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Jerusalem Environment and Nature Conference: Biodiversity

January 21, 2014
In many ways it felt appropriate that the day after the passing of Azaria Alon, the forefather of Israel’s environmental movement...
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From Sweden To The Negev

October 15, 2013
Born and raised in Sweden, Sara Kallus has made her home in Mitzpeh Ramon. Gathering inspiration from the wooded landscapes of her...
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Israel's 4th Annual Community Garden Conference

October 9, 2013
Earlier this week I visited Israel’s 4 th National Community Garden Conference in Haifa. I was overwhelmed by the energy of the...
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Event Calendar


Discovery Nature Tour - Summer 2015

August 15 - 24, 2015
Discover natural Israel with the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel. Experience Israel with SPNI specialists during this...
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Discovery Nature Tour - Autumn 2015

November 14 - 23, 2015
Discover natural Israel with the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel. In perfect time for the autumnal bird migration, bird...
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