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Egyptian Vulture family found dead in the Eastern Rhodopes Mountain in Bulgaria

One of the most productive Egyptian Vulture pairs in Bulgaria and their …

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More Egyptian Vultures poisoned to death in the Canary Islands than previously thought

The latest poisoning incident that occurred in Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, during April …

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Tackling illegal wildlife poisoning to preserve the remaining Griffon Vulture population in Greece

Illegal wildlife poisoning resulted in the plight of the Griffon Vulture population …

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Sign the petition and help us #StopTheKillings of vultures in Africa

A coalition of international conservation organizations has today launched an online petition dubbed #StopTheKillings, …

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One less Egyptian Vulture pair in the Canary Islands — poisoning killed the pair and left a breeding female in critical condition

The latest poisoning incident in the Canary Islands killed two Egyptian Vultures …

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Why, when, where? Rigorous investigation answers important questions about illegal wildlife poisoning in Serbia

Accurate data and knowledge are vital to implement targeted conservation actions. To …

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Biggest ever vulture mortality event in the world unfolds in Guinea-Bissau: estimates of over 2000 Hooded Vultures poisoned to death due to belief-based use

Guinea-Bissau became a vulture graveyard over the past couple of months, with …

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A new project in Albania nurses poisoned wildlife back to health

A newly established Centre in Albania saves poisoned wildlife through capacity building …

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Prevent poisoning: leave lead ammunition to history

Lead ammunition used in hunting activities presents a risk to vultures, other …

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Griffon Vultures in Messolonghi, Greece, tagged with GPS transmitters to track their movements and help tackle wildlife poisoning

In early March, five Griffon Vultures were equipped with GPS transmitters in …

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Griffon Vulture with transmitter found dead in the Eastern Rhodopes

In the morning of the 26thth of February, another Griffon Vulture was …

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Recent illegal wildlife poisoning in Serbia kills birds and mammals

A new poisoning incident has struck Serbia again, this time in the …

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Vulture conservation disaster in Guinea Bissau is nearing 1000 vulture fatalities

It started with 200 vulture deaths on 23 February and suddenly rose …

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Intentional poisoning of wildlife is now a crime in Albania

Unlike the other Balkan countries, where deliberate poisoning is well-incorporated and clearly …

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A vulture conservation disaster: over 600 vultures dead across Guinea-Bissau with death toll continually increasing

Hundreds of vultures have been found dead this week in Guinea-Bissau (Guiné-Bissau), …

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Research review: New study demonstrates that human-modified landscapes increase mortality risk for Griffon Vultures

New research led by Eneko Arrondo (Donana Biological Station-CSIC) and Ana Sanz-Aguilar (Animal …

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Recent wildlife poisoning in Croatia left many animal casualties

Unfortunately, illegal wildlife poisoning struck again, this time killing wild and domestic …

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Highlights from the Anti-Poisoning and Wildlife Crime in Albania workshop

A national workshop in Albania took place on 24 January 2020 to …

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Prison, fine and hunting disqualification for a hunter who poisoned four vultures in Spain

Some justice was recently served for four vultures that were killed from …

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The Stolen Wildlife Campaign just released the second series of awareness photographs

The Vulture Conservation Foundation (VCF) supports the Stolen Wildlife campaign to help raise awareness …

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