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Griffon Vultures return to a historic colony in Greece after 30 years!

Optimistic news — a historic Griffon Vulture colony in Greece that has …

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LIFE Rupis: Layman’s report and project films now available

The LIFE Rupis project implemented integrated conservation actions to preserve threatened birds …

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Wildlife Crime Academy: using CSI and forensic science to solve wildlife crimes across 9 countries

Let’s be honest: Death plays a significant part in wildlife conservation. Conservationists …

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Cáceres Farmer receives a hefty penalty for intentionally poisoning sheep to kill vultures

Spanish authorities lead the way in the fight against wildlife crime once …

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DEAD OR DYING: Nearly 100 vultures fall victim to suspected mass poisoning in Castilla y León (Spain)

An area in Castilla y León, Spain, became a death trap for …

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Cinereous Vulture illegally poisoned in Bulgaria less than one month following her reintroduction into the wild

Since her release in mid-May 2021, the Cinereous Vulture ‘Blacky Skrill’ undertook …

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Seven young Griffon Vultures of different backgrounds successfully freed into Croatia’s wild

After spending some time in a rescue centre, a total of seven …

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The BalkanDetox LIFE Project Team Finally Met in Person: 1st NEEMO Monitor Visit and 2nd Partnership Meeting

The Project Team of the BalkanDetox LIFE project welcomed the opportunity to …

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LIFE Safe for Vultures: new project reinforces Griffon Vulture population in Sardinia

After the success of LIFE Under Griffon Wings, the LIFE Safe for Vultures …

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Griffon Vulture Sunchica that needed rescuing twice embarked on an impressive return trip

After Sunchica’s second rescue, rehabilitation and release, the Griffon Vulture travelled far …

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Andalusian authorities identify suspect in regards to the fatal poisoning of three Bearded Vultures thanks to an appropriate investigative response

We are devastated to inform you that one wild-hatched and two reintroduced …

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Check out the newly launched website of the BalkanDetox LIFE project

The BalkanDetox LIFE project is a collaborative effort aiming to strengthen national …

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Three more Griffon Vultures tagged and released in Messolonghi will help combat illegal wildlife poisoning in the Balkans

Three more Griffon Vultures were recently equipped with a GPS transmitter and …

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Significant blow to vulture conservation: Largest mass vulture mortality event reported from Nepal severely impacts Endangered Species

It seemed like a typical day in Nepal yesterday until local kids …

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Nature heroes: Dog and human team up to search and remove poison from Bulgaria’s countryside

Four years ago, as a pilot measure led by BSPB within the …

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Significant blow to the Cinereous Vulture breeding population in Turkey – 7 birds found dead, probably poisoned

Late last week, a citizen in Turkey encountered a shocking sight — …

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Two adult Egyptian Vultures from Bulgaria will not return to their breeding grounds this spring

Two Egyptian Vultures from Bulgaria met a tragic fate in Africa in …

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New portal launched in Serbia to report bird suffering and respond in real-time

Today, bird populations face pressure from several dangers, including illegal wildlife crime …

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More Critically Endangered vultures die in Guinea-Bissau one year following the biggest ever mass vulture mortality event in the world

Another 50 dead Hooded Vultures (Necrosyrtes monachus) have been reported at the end …

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Poisoned to death: Only remaining Cinereous Vulture breeding colony in the Balkans loses two nesting birds

It has been years since vultures have been poisoned in the Dadia-Lefkimi-Soufli …

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