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Training seminar on the project “Pelican Way of LIFE”

Training seminar on the project “Pelican Way of LIFE”

© Svilen Cheshmedziev A training seminar was held in Lemos (Greece), near Prespa Lake, on June 22-23 as part of the "Pelican Way of LIFE" project. The workshop is specially organized for experts from Albania, Northern Macedonia, Montenegro, and Turkey. The aim of the...

135 km of electric lines surveyed by BSPB team in May

135 km of electric lines surveyed by BSPB team in May

In May, a team from BSPB (Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds) conducted the first surveys of electric lines in the region of Burgas lakes. Our colleagues inspected approximately 135 km of medium voltage lines (20 kV) to investigate the mortality of birds...

Help us to race the time and save the Egyptian vulture

Help us to race the time and save the Egyptian vulture

© Svetoslav Spasov The speed with which the Egyptian vulture is disappearing and the work to eliminate the main threats throughout its migration path are in an unequal battle. For the last 40 years, the population of the species in Bulgaria has decreased by 83%! Today...

An online camera reveals the secret life of the Scops Owl

An online camera reveals the secret life of the Scops Owl

For the second year in a row оnline live surveillance camera installed in a nest of Scops Owl connect us to the life of these secret birds. The two cameras are the only of their kind in the world and transmit from the entrance of the nest and inside it. Only a few...

The final round of the National Olympiad in Ornithology was held

The final round of the National Olympiad in Ornithology was held

© Ventsi Georgiev The final round of the National Ornithology Olympiad took place on May 29th (Sunday). 22 students from a total of 117 from 5th to 8th grade in schools from different cities of the country were ranked for it. The final round was held at the Nature...