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

08 jan

The team of Green Balkans' Wildlife rehabilitation and breeding center performed necropsy of two Griffon vultures

Today in the Green Balkans' Wildlife rehabilitation and breeding center made necropsy of two Griffon vultures within the project “Bright fu

01 jan

January – month of the Bearded Vulture

We will begin the new 2020 with the symbol of Bulgarian nature conservation - the Bearded vulture!

12 dec

Two Griffon vulture were released in the ‘Vrachanski Balkan’ Nature Park

Last week our colleagues at the Birds of prey protection society and the Fund for the wild flora and fauna tagged and released two griffon vultures a

10 dec

The Bearded vultures at the Green Balkans Rescue Center are starting their breeding attempts

After we observed the first signs of breeding behavior in the Bearded vultures at the Rescue center we are now starting to see their first copulation

03 dec

​Vulture adventures in Bulgaria and abroad

For everyone who follow the vulture reintroduction in Bulgaria closely, here are the latest news.


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.