Bulgaria has a Third Nesting Colony of the Dalmatian Pelican

A third nesting colony of the protected Dalmatian pelican in Bulgaria was formed during the current nesting period. The pelicans have successfully occupied the wooden platform in the Dead Swamp...See more

A baby Egyptian vulture hatched in the wild nest with an online video camera in Bulgaria

The first Egyptian vulture chick hatched in the nest of the world-famous pair of Egyptian vultures from Provadia, Bulgaria. Everyone can watch online the care of the devoted parents at the website...See more

Join the nest guarding campaign in Bulgaria 2020

The summer of 2020 awaits its volunteers – guardians of Egyptian vultures’ nests in Bulgaria. As the human world goes through trials and cataclysms, the globally endangered species...See more

New record in the number of Imperial Eagles pairs in Bulgaria - 34!

After the number of Imperial Eagles in Bulgaria increased by three more pairs in March and reached 32, which is a record for the last 20 years, two more new pairs were registered in April. Thus,...See more

The Egyptian vulture keeps its status quo in the Balkans

The spring monitoring of the species in the Balkans has revealed the same number of occupied territories as in 2019 – 51, while the number of pairs is 45 (vs 46 in 2019) . However, a shift...See more

A blueprint to save the planet: European Commission releases Biodiversity and Farm to Fork Strategies

On the 20th May, following multiple delays, the European Commission released its highly anticipated Biodiversity Strategy and Farm to Fork Strategy. These documents will map the main features of...See more

A long-lasting mystery finally revealed in the Eastern Rhodopes!

A mysterious Egyptian Vulture with a metal ring on its left leg re-occupied a former breeding territory in the Eastern Rhodopes in 2014. In the past, we have used such metal rings but also color...See more

17 pelicans died in a month near the Bourgas lakes

Field experts from the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds have identified a large number of pelicans killed in a collision with power lines from the electricity transmission and...See more

Observe from home the mythical Egyptian vultures

The technological world moves us away from nature, but can it bring us closer to it in certain situations? In times of emergency, in which most of us are far from the wild, technologies such as...See more

The Glossy ibis arrived in the Poda Protected Area

One of the most beautiful birds, inhabitants of the Poda Protected Area near Burgas, has returned from Africa. The Glossy ibis, a relative of the African sacred ibis, derives its name from...See more