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The Lesser Spotted Eagle Ilia flies over Tanzania

The Lesser Spotted Eagle Ilia flies over Tanzania

Photo: © Mihail Iliev The Lesser Spotted Eagle Ilia, who were tagged with a GPS transmitter by the experts from the BSPB in August, flies over Tanzania during the last few days. The young bird started its migration to Africa on 13th of September and has already...

The amazing and sad story of Kali the eagle

The amazing and sad story of Kali the eagle

Kali, the Imperial eagle during the tagging with a transmitter in South-Eastern Bulgaria, © Volen Arkumarev It is not a secret that birds face numerous threats during migration. Poisons, poachers, and dangerous power lines are the most common threats. The...

What does the Lesser Spotted Eagle eat?

What does the Lesser Spotted Eagle eat?

The initial results of the study of the food of the Lesser Spotted Eagle in Southeastern Bulgaria are ready. From 30 nesting sites of the species, the food remains were collected, including bones, feathers, and fluff in and under the nests, as well as on the resting...

BSPB celebrated World Migratory Bird day at the Sofia Zoo

BSPB celebrated World Migratory Bird day at the Sofia Zoo

Bulgarian society for the protection of birds celebrated the World Migratory Bird day in 8th of October together with the Sofia Zoo. We focused our attention on two iconic endangered species – the Egyptian vulture and the Saker falcon. At the info point close to the...