Our Group


Dr. Motti Charter ד''ר מוטי צ'רטר

Head of the Charter Group of Wildlife Ecology

Senior researcher at the Shamir Research Institute and senior lecturer at the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa

Dana Klein (MSc)

Education, citizen science, and outreach technician

In charge of citizen science barn owl educational project

Amir Ezer

Field and groups "gadget" experiment

Amir manages our solar power devices, camera, RFID systems, nest boxes and provides creative solutions for our field work on the ground and even on the highest of trees.

Haitham Ezzy

MSc student from University of Haifa

MSc student from the Department of Geography and Environmental Science of University of Haifa and co-supervised with Dr. Anna Brook. Studies how remote sensing can assist in applied rodent control in agriculture.

Naama Ronen

MSc student from University of Haifa

Naama is a MSc student from the Department of Geography and Environmental Science of University of Haifa and co-supervised with Dr. Anna Brook. Naama is studying how different types of control practices affects rodent number using remote sensing and drone.

Iris Engel

MSc student from University of Haifa

Iris is a MSc student under the supervision of Dr. Motti Charter and Prof. Ido Izhaki in the Department of Evolutionary and Environmental Biology, University of Haifa. She is studying the affect invasive species (Common Myna) on the breeding of native cavity breeders (House Sparrow and Great Tits) in Israel.

Nadav Shany

Field Technition

Nadav is working the field on a study of determine whether birds can control insect pest in apples orchards.