The Lake of Rades is situated in the
southern suburbs of Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. The emblem of the
city of Rades is the flamingo because hundreds of flamingoes winter
in this lake every year. Although the number of these beautiful
birds is constantly decreasing due different factors we dealt with
in the rubric of " threats", the lake still welcomes some flamingoes.
On Wednesday 23 February
2005, we decided to visit this lake to have a closer look at the
flamingoes breeding there and to take some photos for our website
... It was great because this place isn't far from our school. We
met with our coaches at 12 O'clock, at CREFOC (The Education and
Ongoing Training Regional Center of Rades ). Then we started the
excursion that we've been waiting for with great impatience; we were
so excited. For us, it was a big adventure ...
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