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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Sat

15

Jun

2019

New hope for Egyptian Vultures as eggs keep on hatching at the Green Balkans' Rescue centre

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Fri

14

Jun

2019

Mass poisoning kills at least 27 vultures in Zululand

16 of the 27 poisoned vulture carcasses recently discovered in Zululand - Image Supplied
16 of the 27 poisoned vulture carcasses recently discovered in Zululand - Image Supplied
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Thu

13

Jun

2019

Wildlife crime expert, Dr Iñigo Fajardo, is giving a keynote presentation at the European Vulture Conference

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Wed

12

Jun

2019

Closer to reintroducing Cinereous Vulture population in Bulgaria as the second group arrives

The Cinereous Vultures at their new home at the Green Balkans Rescue Centre
The Cinereous Vultures at their new home at the Green Balkans Rescue Centre
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Mon

10

Jun

2019

Two Bearded Vultures released to help boost the population on Corsica

Bearded Vultures Cintu and Orba during the public presentation on Monday 10 June
Bearded Vultures Cintu and Orba during the public presentation on Monday 10 June
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Sat

08

Jun

2019

Two young Bearded Vultures are the new inhabitants of Tinença de Benifassà (Spain)

Our Bearded vulture captive breeding manager, Alejandro Llopis Dell, presenting one of the vultures (c) VCF
Our Bearded vulture captive breeding manager, Alejandro Llopis Dell, presenting one of the vultures (c) VCF
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Fri

07

Jun

2019

Reintroducing Cinereous Vultures to Bulgaria - the second transportation from Spain

One of the ten Cinereous Vultures (c) Vulture Conservation Foundation
One of the ten Cinereous Vultures (c) Vulture Conservation Foundation
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Thu

06

Jun

2019

Bearded Vulture returns to the French countryside after a year in recovery

The return of Bearded Vulture Elizabeth to the wild (c) Hegalaldia Rescue Centre
The return of Bearded Vulture Elizabeth to the wild (c) Hegalaldia Rescue Centre
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Wed

05

Jun

2019

How do vultures contribute to our environment?

Griffon and Egyptian Vulture (c) Bruno Berthemy
Griffon and Egyptian Vulture (c) Bruno Berthemy
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Tue

04

Jun

2019

Vulture Research Update: May 2019

Bearded Vulture (c) Hansruedi Weyrich
Bearded Vulture (c) Hansruedi Weyrich
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Mon

03

Jun

2019

Griffon Vulture Kupala rescued and released twice

Griffon Vulture Kupala (c) L. Gerlinde Hillebrand
Griffon Vulture Kupala (c) L. Gerlinde Hillebrand
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Sat

01

Jun

2019

Egyptian vultures Sara and Tobia finally returned to Italy

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Sat

01

Jun

2019

New project combats illegal vulture body parts trade in Nigeria

Egyptian Vulture (c) Bruno Berthemy
Egyptian Vulture (c) Bruno Berthemy
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Fri

31

May

2019

Griffon Vulture conservation actions in Sardinia attracted Egyptian Vultures

Egyptian Vulture feeding in Sardinia (c) LIFE Under Griffon Wings
Egyptian Vulture feeding in Sardinia (c) LIFE Under Griffon Wings
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Thu

30

May

2019

First flights of freedom for captive-bred Egyptian Vultures in Bulgaria

One of the captive-bred Egyptian Vultures photographed at a feeding station after their release
One of the captive-bred Egyptian Vultures photographed at a feeding station after their release
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Wed

29

May

2019

Dr Patricia Mateo-Tomás, a specialist in vulture and human connections, is our latest keynote speaker at the European Vulture Conference

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Tue

28

May

2019

The mystery of Egyptian Vulture Douro's lost GPS transmitter

Egyptian Vulture Douro's transmitter (c) Antonio Monteiro
Egyptian Vulture Douro's transmitter (c) Antonio Monteiro
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Mon

27

May

2019

Second year of releases in the Europe’s latest Bearded Vulture reintroduction project in Spain’s Maestrazgo region

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Sun

26

May

2019

Report published from our Spanish practical training course supporting Balkan colleagues fight illegal wildlife poisoning

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Sat

25

May

2019

Harshest wildlife poisoning penalty in Spain's history

Dead Egyptian Vulture in one of the reserves. (c) Nursery Forestry of Navarra
Dead Egyptian Vulture in one of the reserves. (c) Nursery Forestry of Navarra
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Fri

24

May

2019

Two young Bearded Vultures begin their new adventure after being released in the Parc Naturel Régional du Vercors in the French pre-Alps

One of the young Bearded Vultures presented to the crowd ahead of his release into the Parc Naturel Régional du Vercors (C)  Pascal Conche
One of the young Bearded Vultures presented to the crowd ahead of his release into the Parc Naturel Régional du Vercors (C) Pascal Conche
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Thu

23

May

2019

Griffon Vulture in Corsica falls victim to severe lead poisoning

X-ray showing two bullets and an ingested unknown metallic item (c) Cerba Vet
X-ray showing two bullets and an ingested unknown metallic item (c) Cerba Vet
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Wed

22

May

2019

Opportunity to present your work alongside leading vulture conservationists

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Tue

21

May

2019

Two Bearded Vultures set to be released into the wild in Andalucia on Thursday 23 May

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Tue

21

May

2019

Europe’s largest vulture spotted on an epic journey to northern Europe all the way from Spain

Cinereous Vulture Brínzola spotted in Belgium (c) Wouter Van Gasse
Cinereous Vulture Brínzola spotted in Belgium (c) Wouter Van Gasse
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Mon

20

May

2019

Fantastic breeding results for Griffon Vultures in Bulgaria’s Eastern Rhodope Mountains

Monitoring breeding Griffon Vultures in the Eastern Rhodope Mountains (c) Dobromir Dobrev
Monitoring breeding Griffon Vultures in the Eastern Rhodope Mountains (c) Dobromir Dobrev
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Sun

19

May

2019

Report from ground-breaking Balkan Vultures Anti-Poisoning Workshop published

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Fri

17

May

2019

Mass poisoning nearly wipes out Griffon Vulture population in Golan Heights

Eight Griffon Vultures found poisoned in the Golan Heights (c) Dudu Pils/Israel Nature and Parks Authority
Eight Griffon Vultures found poisoned in the Golan Heights (c) Dudu Pils/Israel Nature and Parks Authority
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Thu

16

May

2019

Bearded Vulture releases continue in LIFE GYPCONNECT project in France on Saturday 18 May

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Wed

15

May

2019

Prof. Ran Nathan, pioneer of understanding the ecology of vulture movements, is one of our headline speakers at the European Vulture Conference 2019

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Mon

13

May

2019

The continued adventures of the reintroduced Bulgarian Cinereous Vultures

A camera trap photo of the curious reintroduced Cinereous Vultures of Bulgaria who take apart camera traps
A camera trap photo of the curious reintroduced Cinereous Vultures of Bulgaria who take apart camera traps
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Sun

12

May

2019

Three captive-bred Bearded Vultures released into the wild in France kicking off the 2019 Bearded Vulture Release Season

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Thu

09

May

2019

Three young Egyptian Vultures are on their way to freedom in Bulgaria

A young Egyptian Vulture donated by Jerez Zoo in Spain being transported to the Green Balkans Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre ahead of its release into the wild (c) Green Balkans
A young Egyptian Vulture donated by Jerez Zoo in Spain being transported to the Green Balkans Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre ahead of its release into the wild (c) Green Balkans
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Wed

08

May

2019

The Annual Alpine Griffon Vulture count taking place on Saturday 17 August

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Tue

07

May

2019

Captive-bred Egyptian Vulture Sara continues her travels as she reaches Italy after her first migration

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Mon

06

May

2019

Latest edition of Alpine Bearded Vulture news bulletin infoGipeto published

Young Bearded Vulture in the Italian Alps
Young Bearded Vulture in the Italian Alps
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Sat

04

May

2019

Spanish anti-poison professionals welcome Balkan colleagues for a two day training course

Colleagues from Spain leading a practical workshop to identify wildlife poisoning as part of our Balkan Vulture Anti-Poisoning workshop with a Griffon Vulture that died of natural causes
Colleagues from Spain leading a practical workshop to identify wildlife poisoning as part of our Balkan Vulture Anti-Poisoning workshop with a Griffon Vulture that died of natural causes
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Fri

03

May

2019

First Bearded Vulture release on Monday 6 May - join us in France

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Wed

01

May

2019

Cinereous Vultures on the move across the Balkan Peninsula

Riga, the Cinereous Vulture photographed in Albania (c) Brano Rudić
Riga, the Cinereous Vulture photographed in Albania (c) Brano Rudić
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Mon

29

Apr

2019

The 2019 Bearded Vulture release season kicks off in France

Local school children attending the public ceremony of the release of a captive-bred Bearded Vulture in Spain
Local school children attending the public ceremony of the release of a captive-bred Bearded Vulture in Spain
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Sat

27

Apr

2019

First keynote speakers for the European Vulture Conference announced

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Fri

26

Apr

2019

Will Captive-bred Egyptian Vulture Sara Cross the Mediterranean from North Africa to Italy?

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Wed

24

Apr

2019

Breeding success for ANOTHER pair of Bearded Vultures in the French pre-Pyrenees

The first  Bearded Vulture chick born in Aude in the eastern French pre-Pyrenees in 2016 could be joinned by another chick this year
The first Bearded Vulture chick born in Aude in the eastern French pre-Pyrenees in 2016 could be joinned by another chick this year
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Mon

22

Apr

2019

GPS transmitter helps locate and rescue injured Cinereous Vulture in Portugal

Cinereous Vulture in the transport box for the CERAS after its capture in the Natural Park of the Serra de São Mamede (c) O. Urbano
Cinereous Vulture in the transport box for the CERAS after its capture in the Natural Park of the Serra de São Mamede (c) O. Urbano
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Sun

21

Apr

2019

Lots of Bearded Vulture (Easter) eggs this year - a bumper breeding season

A young chick from Ostrava Zoo
A young chick from Ostrava Zoo
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Sat

20

Apr

2019

Which Egyptian Vulture won the race back to the Balkans?

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Thu

18

Apr

2019

Another Griffon Vulture detained as a 'spy' in the Middle East

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Wed

17

Apr

2019

Farming for vultures: the results from the LIFE+ Feeding Scavengers project

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Sun

14

Apr

2019

Bearded Vulture chicks take flight a little earlier than planned

The two Bearded Vulture chicks from Estonia's Tallinn Zoo in their travel cases
The two Bearded Vulture chicks from Estonia's Tallinn Zoo in their travel cases
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Fri

12

Apr

2019

Portugal reaffirms its commitment to tackling illegal wildlife poisoning

Representatives from organisations that have signed up to the partnership agreement for the new Antidote Programme Protocols for Action
Representatives from organisations that have signed up to the partnership agreement for the new Antidote Programme Protocols for Action
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Tue

09

Apr

2019

The adventures of Croatian Griffon Vulture Kvarner continues

Griffon Vulture Kvarner caught in flight during their travels in Italy (c) JU PRIRODA
Griffon Vulture Kvarner caught in flight during their travels in Italy (c) JU PRIRODA
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Mon

08

Apr

2019

The silent killer strikes across Greece with multiple vultures reported dead over the last two months

A Golden Eagle discovered poisoned in the Dadia-Lefkimis -Soufliou Forest National Park (c) Lavrentis Sidiropoulos.
A Golden Eagle discovered poisoned in the Dadia-Lefkimis -Soufliou Forest National Park (c) Lavrentis Sidiropoulos.
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Sat

06

Apr

2019

Spanish and Moroccan ornithologists collaborate for major survey of raptors in Morocco

The survey team in Morocco (c) ICUN
The survey team in Morocco (c) ICUN
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Thu

04

Apr

2019

Latest edition of France’s Vautours Info published

A Cinereous and Griffon Vulture
A Cinereous and Griffon Vulture
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Tue

02

Apr

2019

The Balkan Vulture Anti-Poisoning Workshop, Serbia, 8-10 April 2019

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Mon

01

Apr

2019

Illegal wildlife poisoning in Montenegro kills a pair of breeding Golden Eagles

One of the two Golden Eagles poisoned in Montenegro (c) CZIP/BirdLife Montenegro.
One of the two Golden Eagles poisoned in Montenegro (c) CZIP/BirdLife Montenegro.
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