Vultures are magnificent birds that not only fulfill a vital function in our ecosystem, but are part of our culture and belong in the European skies. Don't let them disappear!

 

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

 

You can find the most recent news items below and the full list of news here>>

Sat

14

Jul

2018

Date Set for Annual Griffon Vulture Count in the Alps

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Fri

13

Jul

2018

Egyptian vultures in Oman feature in new short documentary

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Thu

12

Jul

2018

Field Report from the Swiss Alps

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Wed

11

Jul

2018

Bearded Vulture Fredueli fledges in the Swiss Alps

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Tue

10

Jul

2018

The Review of the 2017 Financial Year

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Mon

09

Jul

2018

More Griffon Vultures Tagged in Rhodope Mountains

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Fri

06

Jul

2018

Helping vultures back to health

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Wed

04

Jul

2018

Bearded Vulture Alos fledges in Maestrazgo

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Tue

03

Jul

2018

Results from experimental fostering of a captive-bred Egyptian vulture chick in a wild nest in Bulgaria

Fostered chick in nest at the Wildlife Rescue Centre of Green Balkans
Fostered chick in nest at the Wildlife Rescue Centre of Green Balkans
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Fri

29

Jun

2018

Griffon vultures caught feeding at night for first time

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Thu

28

Jun

2018

Following Egyptian vultures to Niger

Egyptian vulture standing on a rock
Egyptian vulture in its overwintering ground in Niger
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Tue

26

Jun

2018

Very early fledging of bearded vultures in Italy's Stelvio National Park

Young bearded vulture flying against the mountains of the Italian Alps
Ginger flying in Stelvio National Park (Image taken by Andrea Roverselli)
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Mon

25

Jun

2018

Fighting illegal poisoning in Europe with LIFE

Front cover of LIFE and Wildlife Crime publication featuring a anti-poisoning dog unit
Anti-poisoning dog unit established on Portuguese side of the Douro canyon through LIFE Rupis
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Sat

23

Jun

2018

Griffon vulture Malvasia flies free again

three Griffon vultures being released from crates with people looking on
Griffon vultures released at Monte Minerva, Sardinia
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Fri

22

Jun

2018

Worrying return of poison to Grands Causses killing results in vulture deaths

Bearded vulture Durzon - the victim of illegal poisoning
Bearded vulture Durzon - the victim of illegal poisoning
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