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Why bioenergy is actually bad for our planetToday over 100 organisations from across the globe have published a joint declaration calling on governments, financiers, companies and civil society to halt the expansion of the biomass-based energy industry an

25.10.2018
Yesterday over 100 organisations from across the globe have published a joint declaration calling on governments, financiers, companies and civil society to halt the expansion of the...See more

Safe first flight for the young Egyptian vultures in Bulgaria in 2018

24.10.2018
In the end of May the LIFE project „Egyptian vulture New LIFE“ launched the traditional campaign to raise volunteers to guard the successful nests of the Egyptian vulture with one...See more

What happens with the Egyptian vulture in Bulgaria - а story of stability

23.10.2018
The Egyptian vulture in the Balkans went through a severe crisis, declining with 80% in the last 30 years due to different threats operating in the breeding grounds and along the flyway,...See more

Dead Griffon vulture emphasizes the need for proper site selection of wind farms in Thrace

08.10.2018
A dead Griffon vulture was found at a short distance from a wind turbine in the regional unit of Rhodope, in Thrace, Greece on September 26.   From the vulture’s movements, as...See more

How not to migrate, tells the Egyptian Vulture Vanya

19.09.2018
Both Egyptian vultures, released this summer in the Eastern Rhodopes through the hacking method, began their migration in early September. One of them, Anna crossed the Sea of ​​Marmara through...See more

The migration of the captive-bred Egyptian vultures

18.09.2018
Part of the young Egyptian vultures released this year in Bulgaria by different techniques of releasing – the hacking method, fostering and delayed release , headed for the first time...See more

71 European sousliks are already part of the last known colony of the species in Zapadna Strandzha Special Protection Area

27.08.2018
This summer, 71 European sousliks from an endangered colony near Sliven received a new home in the Natura 2000 area “Zapadna Strandzha”. The sousliks were captured, measured and...See more

The breeding performance of the Egyptian Vulture population in Bulgaria is among the highest in Europe

22.08.2018
A new scientific paper focused on the Egyptian Vulture was published in the international ornithological journal Ornis Fennica . The paper was developed by a team of the Bulgarian Society for the...See more

Egyptian vultures fledglings from European Zoos will be released in Bulgaria by the hacking method

13.08.2018
On August 10, a team of the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds ( BSPB ) and Green Balkans placed two young captive-bred Egyptian vultures in a hack near Madzharovo. The two vultures...See more

Young people take up the challenge of protecting our nature

09.08.2018
At the end of last week in Bakuriani, Georgia, the second nature conservation training of 24 young people from Georgia, Bulgaria and Turkey has finished. The training is conducted by partner...See more