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Redbreasts are approaching their nesting grounds

29.05.2019
The Red-breasted geese have started the final stage of their migration to the breeding grounds. On May 27 and 28, four of the birds tagged with transmitters left the territory of Kazakhstan and...See more

First days in the wild of the released Egyptian vultures from the adaptation aviary in the Eastern Rhodopes

28.05.2019
On May 15, a team of the LIFE project "Egyptian Vulture New LIFE" opened the doors of the adaptation aviary in the Eastern Rhodopes where three young Egyptian vultures spent nearly...See more

Ten GPS tagged Redbreasts will reveal the secrets of their migration

21.05.2019
A field team of the LIFE for Safe Flight project completed the first transmitter tagging of Red-breasted Gееse in Kazakhstan in the period 9-18 th  May 2019. A team of local experts and...See more

Three Egyptian Vultures from zoos released in the nature of Bulgaria

16.05.2019
On May 15th, three young Egyptian vultures from the zoos in Zlín, Schönbrunn, and Jerez were released in the Eastern Rhodopes after having spent just over two months in a special...See more

Children and adults celebrated together with the Egyptian Vulture the World Migratory Bird Day in Zoo Sofia

13.05.2019
An amazing feast was held this Saturday (May 11th) on the World Migratory Bird Day by ornithologists and volunteers from the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB). The magnificent...See more

World Migratory Bird Day in Sofia Zoo

07.05.2019
On May 11 (Saturday), we will celebrate the World Migratory Bird Day at Sofia Zoo with a focus on several emblematic migratory bird species - the Egyptian Vulture, the Imperial Eagle and the...See more

A mighty predator made helpless at the hands of humans

27.04.2019
The eagle is a long-standing symbol of strength and glory, but though triumphant within the animal kingdom, the predator becomes the prey when the Eastern Imperial Eagle is confronted with human...See more

Who won the Egyptian Vulture spring migration marathon this year?

18.04.2019
The Egyptian Vulture annual spring marathon has come to an end with all four adult Egyptian Vultures tagged with GPS transmitters safely arriving back to their breeding territories. It has been a...See more

Partners Assembly 2019 of the “Egyptian Vulture New LIFE” project in Aqaba, Jordan

16.04.2019
Between 2 and 4th of April 46 participants from 23 organizations from three continents – Europe, Asia and Africa gathered in Aqaba, Jordan, for Partners Assembly 2019 of the LIFE project...See more

EuroBirdPortal releases an online viewer that follows birds on the move across Europe

10.04.2019
Yesterday, in the framework of Bird Number 2019 , the EuroBirdPortal (EBP) releases the LIVE version of its viewer: now up-to-date bird movements that take place across Europe are just one...See more