LIFE Aegypius Return
Objectives and Scope
In the long-term, the project aims to secure the favorable conservation status of the Cinereous Vulture in Portugal by improving habitat and foraging conditions, limiting threats, and developing national capacities.
By the project end in 2027, LIFE Aegypius Return aims to achieve the following objectives:
How will we achieve the project objectives?
Improve breeding success
Reinforce the population
Mitigate threats to reduce mortality
- Improve the knowledge on the impact of contaminants
- Transition to non-lead ammunition
- Expand the anti-poisoning programme