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Electricity poles cause vulture electrocution in Cyprus 2024

Electricity poles in Cyprus become serial killers of the threatened Griffon Vulture

In a troubling repeat incident, electrocution has claimed the lives of two ...
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Cyprus: 15 Griffon Vultures travelled from Spain to strengthen the Critically Endangered local population

Another 15 Griffon Vultures (Gyps fulvus) from Spain travelled to Cyprus by ...
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Griffon Vulture in flight in Cyprus © Raija Howard

Seven Griffon Vultures released in Cyprus to boost the endangered population – LIFE with Vultures

Seven Griffon Vultures (Gyps fulvus) that arrived in Cyprus in March this ...
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Joining forces: The importance of academic and non-academic conservationists working together for vulture conservation

Joining forces: The importance of academic and non-academic conservationists working together for vulture conservation

Academic and non-academic collaboration is key in addressing complex conservation challenges. The European ...
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Spanish Griffon Vulture Pablo death after collision with a power line in Cyprus © Silvio Augusto Rusmigo

Collision with power line takes the life of a Spanish Griffon Vulture released in Cyprus 

Collisions with power lines and electrocution are amongst the deadliest threats for ...
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Closeup during practical exam inspecting a trash bag © Vulture Conservation Foundation

Transforming conservation: Wildlife Crime Academy’s groundbreaking training raises the bar in wildlife crime prosecution

The fight against wildlife crime has reached new heights with the successful ...
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Griffon Vulture rescue in Paphos, Cyprus, on March 2023_Silvio Augusto Rusmigo

GPS Monitoring and Rescue Operation saves the life of a trapped Griffon Vulture in Cyprus

When the local population of a protected vulture species is on the ...
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Spanish Griffon Vultures in acclimatisation aviary in Cyprus

14 Spanish Griffon Vultures arrive in Cyprus to help save the critically endangered local population

Good news from Cyprus, as 14 Griffon Vultures (Gyps fulvus) originally from ...
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One of the poisoned Bonelli’s Eagles © Game and Fauna Service

A first for Cyprus: €21,000 fine imposed for illegal wildlife poisoning

For the first-ever time in Cyprus, prosecuting authorities issued a €21,000 fine ...
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One of the Spanish Griffon Vultures released in Cyprus © Silvio A. Rusmigo

Update on the recently released Spanish Griffon Vultures in Cyprus

One of the Spanish Griffon Vultures released in Cyprus © Silvio A. ...
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The first Spanish Griffon Vultures were recently released in Cyprus!

Releasing the first Spanish Griffon Vultures in Cyprus

The LIFE with Vultures project team has successfully released 15 Griffon Vultures ...
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Wildlife Crime Academy-inspired seminar bolsters capacities in Cyprus

Saving the Critically Endangered Griffon Vulture in Cyprus is impossible without effectively ...
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Mortality event causes a huge blow to the Griffon Vulture population in Cyprus_necrospy 3 birds_© Silvio A. Rusmigo

Mortality event causes a huge blow to the Griffon Vulture population in Cyprus

The status of the Griffon Vulture in Cyprus seems even bleaker due ...
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Electrocution takes the life of Griffon Vulture Nepheli in Cyprus

The journeys of Griffon Vulture Nepheli in the Cypriot skies ended rather ...
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Bird collisions: Identifying and marking dangerous power lines to safeguard the threatened Griffon Vulture in Cyprus

Bird collisions: Identifying and securing dangerous power lines to help safeguard the threatened Griffon Vulture in Cyprus

Collisions with dangerous powerlines pose a significant threat to vultures and other ...
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Griffon Vulture conservation highlights 2021

Highlights 2021: Griffon Vulture conservation

2021 was a challenging year for all of us, but our work ...
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The first Spanish Griffon Vultures are arriving in Cyprus

The first Spanish Griffon Vultures are arriving in Cyprus

The first Spanish Griffon Vultures are about to arrive in Cyprus to ...
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Wildlife Crime Academy: Advanced Course equips participants to improve forensic and police investigation on poisoning incidents in the Balkans and beyond

Wildlife Crime Academy: Advanced Course equips participants to improve forensic and police investigation on poisoning incidents in the Balkans and beyond

In today’s conservation work, combating wildlife crime is essential to effectively protect ...
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Vultures: allies in the ecosystem, with added financial benefits

Supporting vulture recovery, so they can act as nature’s ‘clean-up crew’, is ...
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A GPS-tagged Griffon Vulture originating from Crete wanders alongside the Cypriot coastline

A Cretan Griffon Vulture that was released in Cyprus as part of ...
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