The Vulture Conservation Foundation

The Vulture Conservation Foundation is committed to conservation, restoration and protection of vultures as umbrella species for their natural habitats throughout Europe.

 

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The Balkan Anti-Poisoning Project

The Balkan Anti-Poisoning Project is a cross-border initiative bringing together wildlife conservation organisations, governmental agencies and other stakeholder such as; hunting associations, farmers and scientists, in five Balkan countries to tackle illegal wildlife poisoning.

 

Keep up to date with the latest news and find out more about the project on the Balkan Anti-Poisoning Project page

Latest news from the Vulture Conservation Foundation

Mon

21

Jan

2019

Shocking killing of a rare Cinereous Vulture shot dead in Lebanon

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Fri

18

Jan

2019

Wild Bearded Vultures get the 2018/19 breeding season off to an early start

Bearded Vulture during the breeding season in the Alps (c) Hansruedi Weyrich
Bearded Vulture during the breeding season in the Alps (c) Hansruedi Weyrich
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Thu

17

Jan

2019

How did a GPS transmitter from a Cinereous Vulture end up on the beach in St-Tropez?

The GPS transmitter attached to one of the Cinereous Vultures released at Parcs Naturel Regional Baronnies provençales
The GPS transmitter attached to one of the Cinereous Vultures released at Parcs Naturel Regional Baronnies provençales
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Wed

16

Jan

2019

More details announced for our Balkan Vultures Anti-Poisoning Workshop in Serbia in April

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Tue

15

Jan

2019

Great results from the Bearded Vulture Breeding Season 2017/18 and our exciting plans for releasing birds in 2019

Bearded Vulture breeding pair incubating their clutch at the Green Balkans Wildlife Rescue Centre
Bearded Vulture breeding pair incubating their clutch at the Green Balkans Wildlife Rescue Centre
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Mon

14

Jan

2019

Fighting illegal wildlife poisoning on the Balkan Peninsula

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Fri

11

Jan

2019

Balkan Anti-Poisoning Project: Country in Focus - Serbia

 Dead Griffon Vulture, poisoned with kreozan in Trešnica gorge, Serbia, 20/06/2008 (c) Bratislav Grubač
Dead Griffon Vulture, poisoned with kreozan in Trešnica gorge, Serbia, 20/06/2008 (c) Bratislav Grubač
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