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.
A total of five young Griffon Vultures were captured and trapped in October and November 2017 near the village of Dolno Ozirovo, Vrachanski Balkan NP.more
Two new vultures were donated to Green Balkans by the German Allwetterzoo Münster and Tierpark Goerlitz to join the programme for the restorationmore
We mapped some 100 pylons between the village of Bikovo and the town of Kermen, after a signal for tens of carcasses of electrocuted birds, among themmore
The Uvac Gorge in Serbia hosted a Vulture Expert Meeting, which has gathered conservationists from Bulgaria (Fund for Wild Flora and Fauna), Serbia, Cmore
After the accident in spring, which lead to the death of over 30 Griffon Vultures in Kresna Gorge, poisoners strike again in the same region!more