Sat

31

Oct

2020

Programme of Bearded Vulture Technical Webinar published!

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Fri

30

Oct

2020

Possible observation of Bearded Vulture "Vigo" in France

Possible observation of "Vigo" in France  © Bastien Merlanchon
Possible observation of "Vigo" in France © Bastien Merlanchon
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Thu

29

Oct

2020

BalkanDetox LIFE: New project combats illegal wildlife poisoning across Balkan countries

Poisoned Cinereous and Egyptian Vulture in Bulgaria (c) Hristo Peshev/ FWFF
Poisoned Cinereous and Egyptian Vulture in Bulgaria (c) Hristo Peshev/ FWFF
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Wed

28

Oct

2020

The Egyptian Vulture Fangueiro finally reaches Africa against all odds!

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Tue

27

Oct

2020

The European Green Deal – deception or deed? Vote this week in the European Parliament to confirm the decision to ban lead shot in wetlands will tell!

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Mon

26

Oct

2020

Latest newsletter of the IUCN's Vulture Specialist Group (October 2020)

Griffon Vulture and Cinereous Vultures (c) Bruno Berthemy
Griffon Vulture and Cinereous Vultures (c) Bruno Berthemy
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Sun

25

Oct

2020

Research review: study demonstrates how plastic ingestion by vultures may cause wider impacts

Black Vultures feeding in a rubbish dump/ illustrative (c) Katja Schulz/ Creative Commons
Black Vultures feeding in a rubbish dump/ illustrative (c) Katja Schulz/ Creative Commons
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Sat

24

Oct

2020

It is impossible to prove that an animal was poisoned in Bosnia and Herzegovina as there is no toxicological analysis

Presumably poisoned Griffon Vulture in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Presumably poisoned Griffon Vulture in Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Fri

23

Oct

2020

Bearded Vulture Technical Webinar: Reviewing conservation and research projects across three continents

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Wed

21

Oct

2020

Watch: Achievements of the LIFE GypConnect project

Bearded Vulture released as part of LIFE GypConnect (c) VCF
Bearded Vulture released as part of LIFE GypConnect (c) VCF
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Tue

20

Oct

2020

Vulture Conservation Foundation's position on the proposal to legalize poison bait use in Bulgaria's nature

Poisoned Griffon Vulture in Bulgaria (c) Hristo Peshev/ FWFF
Poisoned Griffon Vulture in Bulgaria (c) Hristo Peshev/ FWFF
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Mon

19

Oct

2020

Book: A Vulture Landscape — Twelve Months in Extremadura

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Sat

17

Oct

2020

Cinereous Vulture population in Extremadura is booming, helping support reintroduction efforts in Bulgaria

Cinereous Vultures in AMUS (c) AMUS
Cinereous Vultures in AMUS (c) AMUS
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Fri

16

Oct

2020

Thousands of Africa’s vultures deliberately poisoned and killed – Letter to Science published!

Vultures being incinerated (c) Mohamed Henriques
Vultures being incinerated (c) Mohamed Henriques
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Thu

15

Oct

2020

Surprise GPS data received from Egyptian Vulture Rupis after nearly a year without information

Egyptian Vulture Rupis after tagging (c) José Jambas
Egyptian Vulture Rupis after tagging (c) José Jambas
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Wed

14

Oct

2020

Carcass filled with lead shot pellets: Young Bearded Vulture reintroduced this summer in the Grands Causses (France) illegally shot and killed

Finding the dead body of Bearded Vulture Dolomie (c) LPO
Finding the dead body of Bearded Vulture Dolomie (c) LPO
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Tue

13

Oct

2020

Bearded vulture in the UK: Speculations are over as genetic analysis reveals origin and sex

Bearded Vulture "Vigo" © Ashley James
Bearded Vulture "Vigo" © Ashley James
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Sun

11

Oct

2020

The Vulture Conservation Foundation is hiring a Part-Time Financial Assistant

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Sat

10

Oct

2020

World Migratory Bird Day: A closer look into the movements of the Egyptian Vulture — Europe's only long-distance migratory vulture

Egyptian Vulture Fangueiro after release (c) Vulture Conservation Foundation
Egyptian Vulture Fangueiro after release (c) Vulture Conservation Foundation
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Fri

09

Oct

2020

Bearded Vulture resurfaces in Lincolnshire, and we are closer to revealing the bird's identity

"Vigo" in flight © Will Bowell
"Vigo" in flight © Will Bowell
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Thu

08

Oct

2020

First study on the conservation status of vultures and raptors in Morocco reveals mortality hotspots

Griffon and Egyptian Vulture/illustrative (c) Atanas Delchev
Griffon and Egyptian Vulture/illustrative (c) Atanas Delchev
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Wed

07

Oct

2020

Pyrenean Bearded Vulture rescued three times and unable to return to the wild becomes part of the captive-breeding programme

The Bearded Vulture in his new home (c) VCF
The Bearded Vulture in his new home (c) VCF
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Tue

06

Oct

2020

Plumage, bleached feathers and moulting: How we can tell apart Bearded Vultures in the wild

Johannes © Hansruedi Weyrich
Johannes © Hansruedi Weyrich
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Sun

04

Oct

2020

Pair in Austria signals the start of the new Bearded Vulture breeding season in captivity

BG175 (female) on the left and BG 108 (male) on the right (c) Hans Frey
BG175 (female) on the left and BG 108 (male) on the right (c) Hans Frey
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Thu

01

Oct

2020

​The Ambassador of Spain in Bulgaria visited the Green Balkans as part of the Vultures Back to LIFE project

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