Success in the strengthening of the endangered colony of European souslik

With the coming of spring, in early April, a team of the LIFE project “Land for LIFE” , carried out a study of the colony of European souslik that was strengthened in the summer of...See more

Testing a new method for Bulgaria to strengthen the population of the globally threatened Egyptian Vulture

In the middle of the week a team of the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds and Green Balkans placed three young Egyptian vultures in a special adaptation aviary in the area of...See more

The first maps from Bulgaria of the European Breeding Bird Atlas are ready

The data provision for the second edition of the European Breeding Bird Atlas is in its final stage. This is one of the largest initiatives to map the biodiversity of the Old Continent and...See more

A new artificial nest for Imperial Eagles was placed near Sliven

In the beginning of February, a team and volunteers of the BSPB LIFE project “Land for LIFE” placed an artificial nest for Imperial Eagles in the area Kamenski Bair near Sliven. The...See more

CAP post-2020: Agri ministers adopt ‘Surrealist Manifesto’ while Court of Auditors calls for neo-realism

Today’s Agri Council Conclusions on the post-2020 CAP turn a blind eye to scientific evidence on the environmental crisis on Europe’s farmland – and fly in the face of the...See more

Agri Council Fact Check: Leaked CAP conclusions based on environmental fiction

The draft Agri Council Conclusions on the post-2020 CAP – leaked this morning – are based entirely on factually untrue statements about the environment.   Scientific...See more

The public discussion on the Action Plan for the protection of the European souslik in Bulgaria was heled in Sofia

On 27 February, at the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds organized a public discussion on the “National Action Plan for the...See more

The fate of the first captive-bred Egyptian Vultures released in Bulgaria

Elodie, the last of the first three captive-bred Egyptian Vultures, tagged with satellite transmitters and released in the wild in 2016, died. Elodie was the second documented case of tagged...See more

Break the ‘Silence of the Leaders’! – 133 NGOs call for more money for nature

Today, as EU Heads of State assembled in Brussels to bargain over the EU budget, European NGOs demonstrated to demand more money to protect and enhance biodiversity . With nature conservation...See more

Albania plans to build airport in protected area

Albania plans to build new international airport in Narta Lagoon protected area. In the end of the last week the Albanian Parliament approved the project. Local nature conservation organizations...See more