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 European Vulture Conference 2019

For four days in October we will be bringing together scientists, conservationists and the public in the Algarve, Portugal for an international congress looking at the latest research and conservation of vultures in Europe and beyond, in our first European Vulture Conference.

Latest news from the Vulture Conservation Foundation

Thu

21

Mar

2019

Second pair of Cinereous Vultures begins nesting in artificial platform in the Douro Canyon

Artifical nest constructed for Cinereous Vultures (c) José Jambas/Oriolus
Artifical nest constructed for Cinereous Vultures (c) José Jambas/Oriolus
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Wed

20

Mar

2019

Report from the International Workshop of Vultures and Veterinary Drugs

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Tue

19

Mar

2019

Join us in Portugal for the European Vulture Conference 2019

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Fri

15

Mar

2019

First wild born Bearded Vulture in Andalucia returns to the region

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Thu

14

Mar

2019

New report highlights the continued threat of illegal killing to vultures in Albania

Griffon Vulture in north Albania trapped and kept as a pet (c) Albanian Ornithological Society
Griffon Vulture in north Albania trapped and kept as a pet (c) Albanian Ornithological Society
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Tue

12

Mar

2019

Record number of breeding pairs of Griffon Vultures in Bulgaria

A nesting pair of Griffon Vultures at the Vrachanski Balkan Nature Park, Bulgaria (c) Green Balkans
A nesting pair of Griffon Vultures at the Vrachanski Balkan Nature Park, Bulgaria (c) Green Balkans
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Mon

11

Mar

2019

Announcing the Balkan Anti-Poisoning Project Small Grants Programme

Anti-poisoning patrol in Spain collecting poisoned baits
Anti-poisoning patrol in Spain collecting poisoned baits
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