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

Tue

25

Jun

2019

Egyptian Vultures are losing their reign in the Balkans

Egyptian Vulture at Kotel Mountain (c) Hristo Peshev
Egyptian Vulture at Kotel Mountain (c) Hristo Peshev
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Mon

24

Jun

2019

The mystery of the Cinereous Vulture spotted in Latvia

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Fri

21

Jun

2019

Catastrophic blow for conservation: 600+ vultures fatally poisoned across Africa within two weeks

Illustrative photo (c) Nic Proust
Illustrative photo (c) Nic Proust
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Thu

20

Jun

2019

Final releases of Bearded Vultures in the LIFE GYPCONNECT project for 2019

Presenting one of the captive-bred Bearded Vultures to the public (c) Q. Martinez - Parc Naturel Regional des Baronnies Provençales
Presenting one of the captive-bred Bearded Vultures to the public (c) Q. Martinez - Parc Naturel Regional des Baronnies Provençales
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Wed

19

Jun

2019

Latest victims of irresponsible human activities

The dead Cinereous vulture (c) Colectivo Azálvaro
The dead Cinereous vulture (c) Colectivo Azálvaro
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Tue

18

Jun

2019

Securing the future of vultures in Israel

Egyptian and Griffon Vulture chicks (c) Erez Erlichman
Egyptian and Griffon Vulture chicks (c) Erez Erlichman
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Mon

17

Jun

2019

Griffon Vulture pays a rare visit to Romania

The Griffon Vulture in Dumitresti village
The Griffon Vulture in Dumitresti village
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