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We are tracking the life of 10 more Griffon vultures in the Eastern Rhodopes!


At the end of last week, ten more Griffon Vultures in the Eastern Rhodopes were equip with satellite transmitters. Of these, nine are set to adults and one transmitter to a younger bird. During the action, the team "Protection of Black and Griffon Vultures in the Rhodopes" project marked 25 Griffon Vultures with colored rings and wing tags, with unique numbers. This will facilitate their faster and easier identification in nature. Also biological samples have been taken, which will be sent to specialized laboratories in Europe. This will allow the study of birds...

Griffon vultures in Eastern Rhodopes continue to increase


86, a record high number of griffon vulture pairs was registered in the Eastern Rhodopes within the regular monitoring of the species.This is more than 20% increase of the population within the last 3 years.