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.

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08 noe

Griffon vultures in distress in Serbia, North Macedonia and Bulgaria

The Information exchange between the organizations, actively working on vulture conservation is crucial for the generalization of the threats and dat

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25 oct

Bearded vultures at the Green Balkans Wildlife Rehabilitation and Breeding Centre opened the breeding season

Bearded vultures at the Green Balkans Wildlife Rehabilitation and Breeding Centre opened the breeding season, according to observations by the Centre&

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08 oct

Vrachanski Balkan - again a home of Black vultures

In September 10 Black vultures were accommodated in the adaptation aviary in Dolno ozirovo village, Vrachanski Balkan.

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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

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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.

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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.

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