Late bloomers: Rare ecosystem found under hitherto off-limits military compound
A few years before it is to be vacated, it turns out the former Israel Military Industries site in Ramat Hasharon is breeding ground of rare flora.
Although Israel might be small in terms of territory, it has a considerable number of areas to which the general public has no access. These are areas occupied by installations of the defense establishment; happily for environmental activists, these lands cannot be built on and thus their rare specimens of nature can be protected. But what happens when these activists become accustomed not to trouble the defense...
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