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

03 oct

Historical success: The first Cinereous Vulture chick in the 21st century in nature in Bulgaria successfully fledged in Kotel Mountain.

Twenty-eight years after the last nesting and 36 years after the species was officially declared extinct in the country (Red Data Book of Bulgaria, V

30 sep

A visit to “Chuchuliga” Kinder Garden, Plovdiv

At the end of September the team of “Natura 2000 in Bulgaria – New Horizons” and “Bright Future for Black Vulture” made a presentation in front of thr

23 sep

On a Birthday of Hills Beer

We were invited to the fifth birthday party of Hills brewery near Perushtitsa on Sunday afternoon.  

07 sep

International Vultures Day

This year the celebration of the International Vultures Day was dedicated to the little black baby vulture, hatched in Kotel Balkan.

30 aug

National Thracian Folklore festival "Virgin Mary's step" brought together lovers of folklore, nature and crafts

The National Thracian Folklore Festival "Virgin Mary's Step" gathered lovers of folklore, nature and crafts, and we from the Green Balkans and the Wil


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.