Israeli Parks Authority battling defiant nighttime revelers

22.05.2012                      01.Siwan. 5772                    Rosch Chodesch; Tag 45 des Omer

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Israeli Parks Authority battling defiant nighttime revelers

The authority is having trouble keeping people out of the coastal nature reserve of Gador, west of Hadera, after nightfall.

The Israel Nature and Parks Authority has recently banned nighttime camping and other activities in the coastal nature reserve Gador, located west of Hadera, in a bid to preserve the wildlife and landscape of one of Israel's most beautiful beaches. Yet the authority is having difficulty keeping people out of the site after nightfall, and its regional inspector, Uri Shapira, says he has been subjected to swearing, threats and even assault….