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A wind farm in Navarre kills one vulture every three days

Eight months ago, a wind farm in Navarre, Spain, begun its operation, …

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Habitat modelling helps assess risk of wind farms for Bearded Vultures in the Alps

Which habitats are particularly suitable for Bearded Vultures? Sergio Vignali has investigated …

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Andalusian authorities identify suspect in regards to the fatal poisoning of three Bearded Vultures thanks to an appropriate investigative response

We are devastated to inform you that one wild-hatched and two reintroduced …

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Reintroduced Bearded Vulture Eglazine crosses France and embarks on an adventure in the Netherlands

A couple of weeks ago, the juvenile Bearded Vulture Eglazine left her …

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Egyptian Vulture Alvor successfully released in Tejo Internacional (Portugal)

A young Egyptian Vulture that had a false start in life got a second …

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Check out the newly launched website of the BalkanDetox LIFE project

The BalkanDetox LIFE project is a collaborative effort aiming to strengthen national …

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A GPS-tagged Griffon Vulture originating from Crete wanders alongside the Cypriot coastline

A Cretan Griffon Vulture that was released in Cyprus as part of …

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Save the date: GypConnect Seminar and Annual Bearded Vulture Meeting 2021

It has been tough. Very tough. For all of us. Many people …

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Diego returned to his Italian spring-summer base, but soon after made a surprise excursion

After Diego returned to his spring-summer residence in Murge, Italy, after spending …

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A Spanish Cinereous Vulture, GPS-tagged and reintroduced in Bulgaria, was probably shot in Hungary

Professionals from PannonEagle Life+ (MME Birdlife Hungary) and Horbágy National Park Directorate were alarmed …

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Three more Griffon Vultures tagged and released in Messolonghi will help combat illegal wildlife poisoning in the Balkans

Three more Griffon Vultures were recently equipped with a GPS transmitter and …

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Launch of new Bearded Vulture release season: Two young and captive-bred brothers reintroduced in the Grands Causses, France

The first 2021 releases of captive-bred Bearded Vultures into the wild already …

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More Cinereous Vultures enter acclimatisation aviary to get ready for eventual release in the Bulgarian wild

Several Cinereous Vultures originating from Spain entered the acclimatisation aviary in Kotel, …

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Bearded Vulture chick hatches and doing well after three facilities work together to secure the future of the egg produced

A Bearded Vulture egg produced in a zoo had little chances of …

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Significant blow to vulture conservation: Largest mass vulture mortality event reported from Nepal severely impacts Endangered Species

It seemed like a typical day in Nepal yesterday until local kids …

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Remembering Nick Williams — a raptor conservation groundbreaker and an inspiration to all of us at the VCF

Nick’s untimely and sudden departure last weekend leaves many of us here …

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Discovery of a rare Egyptian Vulture nest in Cape Verde

The recent discovery of an Egyptian Vulture nest in Cape Verde is …

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Most recent GPS movements of 58 Bearded Vultures across seven important European regions (March 2021)

The International Bearded Vulture Monitoring Network (IBM) monitors Bearded Vultures across seven different regions …

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Award-winning author released her new children’s adventure book with a vulture conservation theme

A professional violist turned award-winning author has released yet another children’s adventure …

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Nature heroes: Dog and human team up to search and remove poison from Bulgaria’s countryside

Four years ago, as a pilot measure led by BSPB within the …

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