• Flamingos return back to Gavkhuni wetland after 2 years 2019-05-11 22:35

    Flamingos return to Gavkhuni wetland after 2 years

    TEHRAN – Flamingos landed once again in recently replenished Gavkhuni wetland in central province of Isfahan, after 2 years, the provincial department of environment deputy director has said.

  • Photo by Soheil Faraji / ISNA 2018-04-29 10:06

    Lake Urmia, habitat of some 35,000 flamingos

    TEHRAN – Some 35,000 migratory flamingos are now living in Lake Urmia and the seasonally-flooded wetlands in the region, said an official with West Azarbaijan province’s department of environment.

  • flamingo 2017-08-18 19:54

    Rangers, locals join hands to save hundreds of flamingo chicks

    TEHRAN — Flamingo chicks which were stranded in the briny shallow waters of Bakhtegan Lake in Fars province have been saved by the help of rangers and the local people.

  • flamingos 2017-06-11 20:09

    Migrating flamingos opt to stay in reviving Lake Urmia

    TEHRAN — Some 10,000 flamingos have stayed in Lake Urmia national park this year instead of migrating as better ecological conditions in the biosphere reserve are already satisfying their needs.

  • Migrating flamingos wing their way to southern Iran 2017-04-11 19:23

    Migrating flamingos wing their way to southern Iran

    A great number of migrating flamingos have flown to the southern province of Fars recently. The birds will be staying at Tashk and Maharlu wetlands which are now covered with water thanks to recent precipitations. Tasnim/ Erfan Samanfar

  • Migrating birds flocking to southern Iran 2017-02-27 14:50

    Migrating birds flocking to southern Iran

    Various animals namely flamingos, herons, ducks, cranes, and pelicans have migrated to a wetland located in Fars province, southern Iran, for mating and breeding. Tasnim/ Erfan Samanfar

  • flamingo stranded in oil 2017-01-23 09:40

    Firefighters save oil-soaked flamingo in southern Iran

    TEHRAN — A flamingo which had got stranded in oil recycling facilities of Bandar Abbas Refinery, southern province of Hormozgan, was rescued by firefighters, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Wintering birds in Iran 2017-01-02 19:49

    Wintering birds in Iran

    Wintering birds including ducks, flamingos, geese, and other waterfowls have arrived in wetlands of the southern province of Fars to spend winter in Iran. Photo: Tasnim/ Erfan Samanfar