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Sad news about the migration of the captive-bred Egyptian vultures released in Bulgaria

04.10.2016
In September, Regina, Lom and Elodie – the three captive-bred Egyptian vultures released in Bulgaria on 25 th of August, started their migration.   Two of the birds -...See more

“FOR THE BALKAN AND THE PEOPLE” Initiative: Bulgarian success story of the coexistence of nature and small local businesses

03.10.2016
On 4 th October, Forum Business and Biodiversity: Opportunities in Natura 2000 will present a successful model for development of economically poor, but rich in biodiversity areas in Bulgaria....See more

5 years on-line monitoring of a wild nest of Egyptian vulture

28.09.2016
In 2012, a team of the LIFE + project "The Return of the Neophron" installed a camera in a nesting niche of an Egyptian vultures’ pair near Provadia. Since then, every year this...See more

Successful first flights of the captive-bred Egyptian vultures in Bulgaria

09.09.2016
Just few days after the first flight of the juvenile of the only wild pair of Egyptian vulture left in the region of Lomovete (NE Bulgaria), the hack of the three captive-bred fledglings was...See more

We’ll celebrate the International Vulture Awareness Day with events in Haskovo, Madzharovo and Ruse

01.09.2016
Every first Saturday of September is dedicated to one of the most rapidly disappearing birds on the planet - vultures. If the main threats are not identified and resolved quickly and efficiently...See more

Habitat model for the Egyptian vulture in Bulgaria and Greece

15.08.2016
The technical report “Habitat of the Egyptian vulture ( Neophron percnopterus ) in Bulgaria and Greece (2003-2014)”, developed under the LIFE+ project “The Return of the...See more

Three captive-bred Egyptian vultures wеrе released in Bulgaria

10.08.2016
Today - on August 10, the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds ( BSPB ) put three young Egyptian vultures in artificial nest within the Nature Park "Rusenski Lom" courtesy of...See more

Reasons for the breeding failures of the Egyptian vulture in Bulgaria and Greece

01.08.2016
The present study, made within the LIFE+ project "The Return of the Neophron" aimed to investigate the reasons for breeding failures in the steeply declining population of Egyptian...See more

A look at the Egyptian vultures tagged with satellite transmitters

27.07.2016
This spring the Balkans welcomed all six survived until now Egyptian vultures tagged with satellite transmitters within the LIFE+ project “The Return of the Neophron” . Let’s...See more

Photography competition: The Egyptian Vultures Odyssey

14.06.2016
There are only two more weeks in which you can join in the  Photography competition: The Egyptian Vultures Odyssey, organized by BSPB within the LIFE+ project “The Return of the...See more
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