Sewer runs through river at heart of Israel’s most important nature reserve

05.06.2012                      15.Siwan. 5772


Sewer runs through river at heart of Israel's most important nature reserve

Plans are afoot to divert water from Nahal Sorek and other streams.

Nahal Sorek lies at the heart of one of the largest and most important nature reserves in the center of the country. For most of its known existence, it was a disappointing stream that revived only after the occasional wintertime flash flood. But for decades now, the sewage of Jerusalem has been flowing copiously through it….