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Greening measure to protect nature on farms will be environmentally ineffective, new study shows

04.01.2017
A new study has revealed that ‘Ecological Focus Areas (EFAs)’ - a flagship Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) nature protection measure - will deliver negligible benefits for...See more

New Report on Narta - the Bird Lagoon in Albania

19.12.2016
New technical report confirms the high importance of Narta Lagoon as a key site for the wetland birds in Albania.   A few kilometers north of Vlora, the KBA Narta Lagoon is one of the...See more

New paper reveals how landscape factors affect territory occupancy and breeding success of Egyptian Vultures on the Balkans

28.11.2016
Vultures are amongst the most threatened group of birds on the Planet. They are affected by a large number of threats such as poisoning, electrocution, collision with man-made structures, direct...See more

Identification of important migration concentration areas of Egyptian vultures from the Balkan population tracked by satellite telemetry

27.11.2016
Тhe Report “Identification of important migration concentration areas of Egyptian vultures ( Neophron percnopterus ) from the Balkan population tracked by satellite telemetry” aims...See more

World-renowned experts supported the development and adoption of a "National Action Plan for the conservation of the European Ground Squirrel in Bulgaria"

15.11.2016
From 3rd to November 6th, 2016 in Belgrade, Serbia, was held the 6th European Ground Squirrel Meeting. The meeting took place at the Instutute of Zoology, Faculty of Biology University of Belgrade...See more

Bound Eagles, Evil Vultures and Cuckoo Horses

13.11.2016
Vultures and eagles are large and impressive raptors that have a special role in the symbolic lore of local communities worldwide. The authors of the article: "Bound Eagles, Evil Vultures and...See more

26 young Egyptian vultures have successfully left their nests in Bulgaria and Greece in 2016

10.11.2016
During this nesting season in Bulgaria and Greece were detected a total of 40 territories occupied by Egyptian vultures (33 in Bulgaria and 7 in Greece) - two more than in 2015. In Bulgaria,...See more

A workshop for the communication experts from BirdLife Europe and Central Asia was held in Sofia

06.11.2016
Between 2nd and 4th November  in Sofia was held a communicators’ workshop of BirdLife Europe and Central Asia. The meeting was attended by more than 50 representatives of partners of...See more

The Magical Ring

05.11.2016
We present you the third comic of the "Vultures stories", created under the LIFE+ project “The Return of the Neophron” . With "The Magical Ring" we tell the story...See more

BSPB helps for the new field guide to the birds of Albania

02.11.2016
Albania has an impressive number of bird species. Bird watchers may see birds that stay all the year in Albania and others wich are seen only seasonaly. Along summer nesting birds could be...See more