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Spring welcomes the first Egyptian vultures on the Balkans

22.03.2016
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

Human activities are the main cause of mortality for the Egyptian vultures in the Balkans

22.03.2016
Since 1997, a total of 73 dead Egyptian Vultures have been recorded , out of which in 61 cases the reason of death has been confirmed or the source considered reliable. Human-induced reasons of...See more

New Imperial Eagle’s nest found in Southeastern Bulgaria

18.03.2016
A team of the BSPB LIFE project “Land for Life” discovered a new nest of Imperial Eagles in the area of Derventski vazvishenia. The newly formed pair of adult birds has taken the...See more

How the “King of the skies” loses his kingdom on the ground

09.03.2016
Say the word ‘eagle’ and the associations that come to mind are ‘soaring’, ‘majestic’, ‘eagle eye’ and ‘king of the skies’....See more

With satellite transmitter in Africa - current location of the tagged Egyptian vultures

04.03.2016
At this time, out of all the tagged juveniles (18) only three continue to transmit a signal. Unfortunately some of the others died while some stopped sending data of their whereabouts....See more

Volunteer to save the Egyptian Vulture 2016

15.02.2016
The iconic Egyptian Vulture is the most rapidly vanishing bird of prey in Europe. Your help is needed to secure its future. Volunteers from across the world are invited to carry out monitoring and...See more

Mid-winter waterfowl census in Albania

10.02.2016
In January a team of BSPB took part in the census of waterfowl in Albania. This year, under the project "Land of eagles and castles" for the first time the census was attended by...See more

European Parliament Votes for Nature

05.02.2016
In a huge vote at the European Parliament this lunchtime, Europe’s political representatives have stood up to defend key under-threat EU nature laws. By an overwhelming majority...See more

BSPB supports important project of Burgas Municipality

01.02.2016
On 29 January 2016 through its Nature Conservation Centre Poda BSPB took part in the introduction workshop of special significance for Burgas Municipality -'Resilient Europe'. The project...See more

All about the work and the achievements of the anti-poison dog units in Greece

22.01.2016
The poisoned baits are considered the main threat and cause of death of Egyptian vulture . In the frame of the project, in March 2014 in Central Greece and Thrace two anti-poison dog units were...See more