ELODIE SUCCESSFULLY CROSSED 480 KM OVER THE SEA FROM GREECE TO LIBYA!!!

05.10.2016
Elodie flew 480 km over the sea for 12 hours between Greece and Libya!
On 3/10/2016 Elodie spent the night at the easternmost point of Peloponnese peninsula. On 4/10/2016 she started to migrate early in the morning (6:00) reaching the Kythira island (20 km away) and at 8:00 she entered into the sea. Then Elodie did a great journey flying 480 km straight over the sea for 12 hours and landed in the northeastern coast of Libya at 20:00. This is the second documented case of tagged juvenile Egyptian vulture crossing successfully the Meditteranean Sea from the Balkans during migration.

We wish good luck to Elodie for her journey in Africa!

You can directly follow the movements of Elodie from here.
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