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Egyptian vultures were welcomed in Bulgaria and Greece with installed photo traps and video camera

30.03.2015
In Bulgaria on the first day of spring - March 22, Egyptian vultures were seen in the area of ​​Studen Kladents and Madzharovo. In Greece, on March 26 an Egyptian vulture was observed in Dadia...See more

BSPB is organizing information meetings with farmers in Eastern Rhodopes

28.03.2015
On 1 April the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) is organizing information meetings with farmers in Stambolovo and Krumovgrad within the LIFE+ project “The Return of the...See more

EU Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella visited giant graffiti “Save the Raptors” made by the BSPB

24.03.2015
As part of his official visit to Bulgaria, European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella, visited on March 24 the unique 25-meter mural "Save the...See more

The website of the Rewilding Europe offers “Touch the Rhodopes” with BSPB and LivingNature

23.03.2015
The pan-European initiative Rewilding Europe included on its site a special section dedicated to the Rhodope Mountains, which has recently become its newest member on a proposal from...See more

Vote for the BSPB project “The Brotherhood of the Phoenix”

16.03.2015
"The Brotherhood of the Phoenix" is the project proposed by the BSPB/ BirdLife Bulgaria, which the family-run company VAUDE decided to support and nominate for the contest of the...See more

20 Years of Flyway Conservation in Action

15.03.2015
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the successful conclusion of the negotiation of the African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Agreement ( AEWA ) in The Hague, the Netherlands in June 1995....See more

Аssessment of the illegal use of poison baits in the NATURA 2000 sites for the Egyptian vulture in Greece and Bulgaria

12.03.2015
A study on the illegal use of poison baits in Greece and Bulgaria was conducted in the frames of the LIFE+ project “The Return of the Neophron” . The study confirms the magnitude of...See more

Give yourself - campaign for volunteers for nest guarding 2015

22.02.2015
We don’t just want something from you. We want…you! Are you ready to donate yourself? The cause is to watch over the future of the most rapidly vanishing bird of prey in Europe. We...See more

Workshop to secure the survival of Egyptian Vulture populations in the Balkans, Central Asia and the Caucasus, and along its migration flyway

19.02.2015
A workshop dedicated to the conservation of the globally threatened Egyptian Vulture ( Neophron percnopterus ) will be held from 5 to 8 July 2015 in Bulgaria . The main goal is to develop an...See more

A record high for the Griffon vulture in the Eastern Rhodopes

18.02.2015
Record number of Griffon vultures’ pairs is registered in the Eastern Rhodopes within the regular monitoring of the only one endogenous  population  in Bulgaria . In the period...See more
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