News

Results from the release of captive-bred Egyptian Vultures in the Eastern Rhodopes in 2018

06.12.2018
This year, under the “Egyptian Vulture New LIFE” project three methods were applied for the release of captive-bred Egyptian Vultures to strengthen the endangered population of the...See more

The largest events related to migratory waterbirds conservation start in Durban

04.12.2018
Today starts one of the largest events related to migratory waterbird conservation – The seventh session of the Meeting of the Parties (MOP7) to the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement...See more

First 6000 Red-breasted Geese are already in their wintering quarters in Romania

30.11.2018
The first significant numbers of the vulnerable Red-breasted Goose have already arrived in their wintering quarters in South-east Romania. During the first for the season 2018/2019 international...See more

Red List update for birds: two iconic bird species saved from extinction by conservation action

22.11.2018
Targeted conservation action continues to yield positive results, with two of the world’s rarest and most threatened bird species, Northern Bald Ibis and Pink Pigeon, the latest to recover...See more

CEZ DISTRIBUTION STARTS FROM SAMOKOV THE INSTALLATION OF BIRD PROTECTION MEASURES

21.11.2018
CEZ Distribution Bulgaria has started activities for the installation of bird protection products for network security and protection of bird life. The company started with the installation of a...See more

Intensive agriculture is destroying EU drinking water

20.11.2018
The current Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) encourages destructive industrial scale farming which deteriorates our freshwater ecosystems in Europe. As it stands, 60% of European rivers, lakes,...See more

Why bioenergy is actually bad for our planetToday over 100 organisations from across the globe have published a joint declaration calling on governments, financiers, companies and civil society to halt the expansion of the biomass-based energy industry an

25.10.2018
Yesterday over 100 organisations from across the globe have published a joint declaration calling on governments, financiers, companies and civil society to halt the expansion of the...See more

Safe first flight for the young Egyptian vultures in Bulgaria in 2018

24.10.2018
In the end of May the LIFE project „Egyptian vulture New LIFE“ launched the traditional campaign to raise volunteers to guard the successful nests of the Egyptian vulture with one...See more

What happens with the Egyptian vulture in Bulgaria - а story of stability

23.10.2018
The Egyptian vulture in the Balkans went through a severe crisis, declining with 80% in the last 30 years due to different threats operating in the breeding grounds and along the flyway,...See more

Dead Griffon vulture emphasizes the need for proper site selection of wind farms in Thrace

08.10.2018
A dead Griffon vulture was found at a short distance from a wind turbine in the regional unit of Rhodope, in Thrace, Greece on September 26.   From the vulture’s movements, as...See more