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In support of the Breeding Bird Atlas of Bulgaria

In support of the Breeding Bird Atlas of Bulgaria

Photos: Ian Francis and Nicky Penford  “We were very impressed with the richness of the birds in Bulgaria and very much enjoyed our time helping with the Breeding Bird Atlas.” During 7 – 25 June, the volunteers Ian Francis and Nicky Penford from Scotland visited 39...

Seventh Pelican Census Held in the Balkans

Seventh Pelican Census Held in the Balkans

Photo: Оne of the platforms in the “Kalimok-Brushlen” Protected Area, © Damyan Petkov The seventh international pelican census in the Balkans was conducted from June 1-2. The census aims to collect data on the population and distribution of Dalmatian and Great White...

The Lesser Spotted Eagle Iliya Observed Near Dobrich

The Lesser Spotted Eagle Iliya Observed Near Dobrich

Photo: © Mihail Iliev/BSPB A few days ago, one of the Lesser Spotted Eagles tagged with transmitters, whose life we have been following with great interest, was observed and photographed near Dobrich. Iliya appeared in the summer of 2022 as the offspring of a pair...

International Day for Biological Diversity 2024

International Day for Biological Diversity 2024

“Be part of the Plan”, the theme of International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) 2024, is a call to action for all stakeholders to halt and reverse the loss of biodiversity by supporting the implementation of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework,...

Join the nest guarding campaign in Bulgaria 2024

Join the nest guarding campaign in Bulgaria 2024

Photo: © Emil Iordanov Every summer, for 11 years in a row, a team of volunteers from the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) guards nests of Egyptian vultures in the “fortress” of the species in the Balkans – the Eastern Rhodopes. The nest guarding...