Final results from the genetic analysis of the Egyptian vulture in the Balkans and Turkey

In the last 30 years, the Balkan population of the Egyptian vulture has decreased by over 80% and its range has fragmented considerably. This may increase the risk of reduced gene flow and...See more

Giant Egyptian vulture appeared in the sky of Albania

Just few days ago, 140 Ideas finalized their next murals on ecological topic – the Egyptian vulture as a symbol of the spring . This time the event took place in Vlora - the coastal...See more

The first Imperial Eagles hatched in Sakar and in the region of Sliven

The first Imperial Eagles hatched in the four nests in Sakar and in the region of Sliven that are guarded by volunteers of the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB). These are the...See more

See the life of the Egyptian vulture – live or on film

This year the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds ( BSPB ) within the LIFE project "The Return of the Neophron" once again have installed a camera for online observing of...See more

Alliance for the Egyptian vulture and the Imperial eagle started in Turkey

This is the name of the new project of   Doga Dernegi (BirdLife Turkey) and the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds/BSPB (BirdLife Bulgaria) whose overall objective is improving...See more

Alexander Rukhaia, Director of SABUKO (Georgia), won the Withley Award 2016

Alexander Rukhaia, Director  of SABUKO (Georgia), won the Withley Award for his work to protect raptor migrations in the Batumi bottleneck, the  most vital flyway in the Western...See more

Results from the nest guarding in Bulgaria and Greece from 2012 to 2015

The nest guarding programme implemented under the project “ The Return of the Neophron ” aimed to prevent direct threats to Egyptian vulture nests such as disturbance, nest robbing and...See more

Results from the individual supplementary feeding of the Egyptian vulture

The individual supplementary feeding is a pilot conservation action in which mobile teams of field assistants of the LIFE project “The Return of the Neophron” regularly provide small...See more

Monitornig of breeding birds in Albania

Teams of Bulgarian Society for Protection of Birds (BSPB)/ BirdLife Bulgaria, in colaboraion with PPNEA , started the monitoring program of breeding birds in the three Key Biodiversity Areas...See more

Spring welcomes the first Egyptian vultures on the Balkans

This year, Meteora welcomed the first Egyptian Vulture for 2016 in the Balkans. The first bird was observed on the 17th of March by a local livestock breeder flying above his stable, probably...See more
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