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One of the recent poisoning victims in Bulgaria was a female Cinereous Vulture with an egg

This past Monday, nature conservation in Bulgaria suffered a significant blow. A …

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Years of reintroduction efforts compromised: Four Cinereous Vultures illegally poisoned in Bulgaria

Years of reintroduction efforts compromised: Four Cinereous Vultures illegally poisoned in Bulgaria

Bulgaria’s nature has been deprived of Cinereous Vulture nesting pairs for decades. …

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Reintroducing Cinereous Vultures in the Balkan Mountains, Bulgaria – 2021 overview

The Vultures Back to LIFE project has been releasing Cinereous Vultures in …

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Esperanza, the first wild-hatched Bearded Vulture in Andalusia since reintroduction project, builds its first nest

Esperanza, the first wild-hatched Bearded Vulture in Andalusia since reintroduction project, builds its first nest

Our Bearded Vulture reintroduction project in Andalusia reached another milestone! Esperanza, the …

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Releasing captive-bred Egyptian Vultures to the wild in Israel – is the reintroduction project working?

Releasing captive-bred Egyptian Vultures to the wild in Israel – is the reintroduction project working?

A recently published paper demonstrates the first signs of success in Egyptian Vulture reintroduction …

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First Bearded Vulture egg-laying in Vercors since 1870

First Bearded Vulture egg-laying in Vercors since 1870

The Bearded Vulture disappeared from much of its range in Europe over …

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Our Andalusian centre welcomes the first Bearded Vulture chick of 2022_Inigo Fajardo

Our Andalusian centre welcomes the first Bearded Vulture chick of 2022

It is that time of the year again when Bearded Vulture chicks …

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Cinereous Vulture population tripled in Mallorca in the last decade

The results from the first photographic census reveal that the Cinereous Vulture …

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Watch the presentations of the 27th ‘Vautours’ meeting online

Between 15 to 17 February 2022, the 27th ‘Vautours’ meeting (27èmes rencontres …

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The marking scheme for Griffon Vultures released in Kresna Gorge in the period 2013-2021.

Reintroducing the Griffon Vulture in the Kresna Gorge, Bulgaria – 2021 overview

For the twelfth year, Griffon Vulture (Gyps fulvus) reintroduction in the Kresna Gorge, …

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Breeding and rearing the first Bearded Vulture chick of 2022 in our specialized centre

It all started in autumn of last year when pairs at our …

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Past and present: A video about the phenomenon of wildlife poisoning in Albania

Past and present: A video about the phenomenon of wildlife poisoning in Albania

Did you know that wildlife poisoning was not treated as a crime …

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Sinite Kamani National Park in Bulgaria: Recent releases of Griffon Vultures and new pair formed in the wild

Exciting news for the Griffon Vulture at Sinite Kamani National Park – …

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Saving Bearded Vultures in Southern Africa through a captive breeding programme – the success of 2021

Without any breeding pairs of Bearded Vultures in captivity, attaining chicks in …

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Veterinarians save Bearded Vulture that swallowed a knife in Georgia

Veterinarians save Bearded Vulture that swallowed a knife in Georgia

The Bearded Vulture is known for its incredible ability to swallow and …

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Assessing the role of African vultures as biomonitors and umbrella species

A recent study used a systematic approach to evaluate the potential of African vultures …

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A newly trained working-dog joins the anti-poison dog unit in Thrace, Greece

Despite being illegal, the use of poison baits to target predators that …

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Andalusian captive breeding centre welcomes all-time record of Bearded Vulture eggs

Last year, the Bearded Vulture captive breeding centre of Guadalentín welcomed ten chicks, achieving …

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Cinereous Vulture reintroduced in Bulgaria chooses to winter in Romania

The Cinereous Vulture Dzhuranli, originating from Spain, has been performing impressive movements …

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LIFE GypConnect Layman’s Report

LIFE GypConnect Layman’s Report: Strengthening the Bearded Vulture population in France

LIFE GypConnect is coming to an end. The project aimed to strengthen …

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