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Check out the latest news and upcoming events of LIFE Aegypius Return to stay tuned with the project


Our website is updated regularly with our latest news and upcoming events about our LIFE Aegypius Return conservation project. Be sure to check our news and events page frequently to stay informed. By engaging with our project and attending our events, you can help us achieve our objective to consolidate the Cinereous Vulture population in Portugal and Western Spain.

After being rescued from the nest, Cinereous Vulture “Aquis” is back in the wild – LIFE Aegypius Return 

Cinereous Vulture Aquis was still too young to fly when the LIFE
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Uncovering the challenges of Neotropical Vultures by Sergio Lambertucci

Dr. Sergio Lambertucci is a well-known figure in the field of ecology
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One of hte Cinereous Vultures after release_Ricardo Brandão:CERVAS

Is there hope for Cinereous Vulture “Esperança”?

Cinereous Vulture Esperança (which means “hope” in Portuguese) was released in 2021
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Vultures, predators, and the stories they share with humans by Dr. Marcos Moleón

In the complex world of scavenging, humans and carnivorous animals share something
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Dr. Darcy Ogada holding Hooded Vulture Photo M. Odino link card

Dr. Darcy Ogada: Unveiling the complex web of vulture poisoning in Africa and Europe

Dr. Darcy Ogada will be a Keynote Speaker at the European Vulture
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Where are Zimbro and Gerês, the Cinereous Vultures released in Portugal?

Cinereous Vultures (Aegypius monachus) Zimbro and Gerês probably never crossed paths, yet
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Cinereous Vulture “Gerês” released in Portugal after recovery from a gunshot wound

On 10 August, a Cinereous Vulture (Aegypius monachus) was released in Portugal
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Tagging Cinereous Vultures in the nest, step by step

This breeding season in Portugal, 15 Cinereous Vulture (Aegypius monachus) chicks hatched
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Cinereous Vulture breeding season in Portugal with promising results: 15 chicks were GPS-tagged

During July, partners of the LIFE Aegypius Return project tagged 15 Cinereous
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