The Dalmatian pelican Kerk The young Dalmatian pelican, Kerk, is in the Danube Delta, about 500km away from his birthplace of Lake Kerkini, where he was fitted with a transmitter and ringed this June. In three months he has gone from his very first flights to crossing the skies of […]

Kerk’s trip

Lake Kerkini: A Greek Wonderland Beautiful Lake Kerkini lies in the north of Greece, near the Bulgarian border.  Lake Kerkini is a fresh water lake, fed by the Strymon River.  The lake is pear-shaped and is about nine miles long and five miles across, when full.  During growing season, water […]

Lake Kerkini by Gordon Ramel