About the Project

Тhe Bright Future for Black Vulture LIFE14 NAT/BG/649 Project unites the efforts of five main partners from four European countries – Green Balkans – Stara Zagora and the Fund for Wild Flora and Fauna (FWFF) from Bulgaria, the Vulture Conservation Foundation (VCF) from the Netherlands, Junta de Extremadura from Spain and Euronatur from Germany.
It provides for the restoration of Black Vulture in Bulgaria through import and release of birds from Spain, improving the nesting conditions and food source, supporting local livestock breeders, limiting threats and developing national capacities.


Last news

19 sep

​More poisoned griffon vultures found in the Iskar Gorge

The ‘Bright Future for the Black Vulture’ project team found two more dead griffon vultures in the region of the Bov village and Lakatnik

17 sep

Protected bird species​ are perishing in the Iskar gorge, perhaps poisoned

Vultures are found dead in the region of the villages Gara Bov and Bov and the probable cause of dead is poisoning.

11 sep

Ostrava-2 and Zlin left the hack in Sliven

Last week, Ostrava-2 and Zlin, the two cinereous vultures released through the hacking through an aviary method, left the artificial nest. 

10 sep

How the Green Balkans team celebrated the International Vulture Awareness Day 2019

The Green Balkans team, along with our partners celebrated the International Vulture Awareness Day – 7 September with a series of events throug

07 sep

​Celebrate the International Vulture Awareness Day!

Traditionally, the Green Balkans team will celebrate the International Vulture Awareness Day with different initiatives at the beginning of September


Follow our vultures fitted with GPS/GSM transmitters live. The devices send us data on the exact location of the birds, helping us monitor their behavior and adaptation into the wild.