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Reaching the best Cinereous Vulture breeding results at Herdade da Contenda in Portugal since 2015

In 2021, the Cinereous Vulture population reached the best breeding results at …

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Releasing Griffon Vultures i n June 2018 at Monte Minerva, Sardinia, as part of restocking efforts © LIFE Under Griffon Wings

Griffon Vulture restocking in Sardinia: How an international collaboration helps reinforce the local population

The Griffon Vulture in Sardinia has undoubtedly made a remarkable recovery thanks to international …

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Welcoming Europe's first Bearded Vulture chick of the new captive breeding season

Welcoming Europe’s first Bearded Vulture chick of the new captive breeding season

In the late 20th Century, the Bearded Vulture was on the brink …

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link card dimensions Educational workshops in the areas defined as hotspots for wildlife poisoning in Albania

Raising awareness about illegal wildlife poisoning in Albania’s hotspots to help change attitudes

The practice of wildlife poisoning in Albania has started before the 90s …

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Bird collisions: Identifying and marking dangerous power lines to safeguard the threatened Griffon Vulture in Cyprus

Bird collisions: Identifying and securing dangerous power lines to help safeguard the threatened Griffon Vulture in Cyprus

Collisions with dangerous powerlines pose a significant threat to vultures and other …

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Reintroduced Bearded Vulture recaptured badly injured in the Swiss Alps

Unfortunately, the Bearded Vulture Donna Elvira reintroduced in the Swiss Alps collided …

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An elder Griffon Vulture pair inaugurates the breeding season in Sardinia

The new Griffon Vulture breeding season in Sardinia is off to a …

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LIFE GypConnect Newsletter

The tenth edition of La Plume du Life, the LIFE GypConnect newsletter, released

The LIFE GypConnect project aims to establish a breeding population of Bearded …

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First African White-backed Vulture fitted with GPS transmitter in Spain and Europe

First African White-backed Vulture fitted with GPS transmitter in Spain and Europe

A White-backed Vulture (Gyps africanus), a rare vagrant species to Europe, became …

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Guadalentín: Progress of the new Bearded Vulture captive breeding season

The new Bearded Vulture captive breeding season is in full swing, so …

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Juanita, the only known adult Rüppell's Vulture that calls Europe her permanent home_ANTONIO TAMAYO

Meet Juanita – an adult Rüppell’s Vulture that calls Europe her permanent home

An African vulture individual officially moved to Malaga. Researchers have recently identified …

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link card Results from the release of captive-bred Egyptian Vultures in the Eastern Rhodopes in 2021

Results from releasing captive-bred Egyptian Vultures in the Eastern Rhodopes in 2021 

The Egyptian Vulture New LIFE project has been releasing young captive-bred Egyptian Vultures in …

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Latest survey demonstrates population boom for the Griffon Vulture in Sardinia

The population of the Griffon Vulture in Sardinia is booming according to …

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Disabled Cinereous Vulture pair gets new chance to contribute to the species conservation

A few days ago, a Cinereous Vulture pair arrived at Sofia Zoo …

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Vulture conservation and the VCF in 2022 – a forecast

2021 was another challenging year for all of us and the planet. …

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The new Bearded Vulture breeding season kicks off in Andalusia

The new Bearded Vulture breeding season kicks off in Andalusia

Following the busy and successful Bearded Vulture conservation work in Andalusia last …

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Establishing efficient conservation actions for the Bearded Vulture population in Southern Africa: synthesis of a 20-year research program

Vulture populations across Africa have undergone massive declines, ‘the African vulture crisis’, …

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Vulture conservation achievements 2021

It has been yet another difficult year for all of us. Yet, …

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Bearded Vulture Conservation 2021

Highlights 2021: Bearded Vulture conservation

2021 was a challenging year for all of us, but our work …

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Griffon Vulture conservation highlights 2021

Highlights 2021: Griffon Vulture conservation

2021 was a challenging year for all of us, but our work …

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