Status

The Egyptian vulture is a globally endangered species, included in the IUCN Red List as “Endangered”. Its global population is estimated at 21 000-67 000 individuals with a steady negative tendency. It is strictly protected by the Bern and Bon International Conventions, as well as by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES). In the past the Egyptian vulture was wide-spread throughout Bulgaria and Greece with high population numbers. Today the Balkan Peninsula is home to less than 90 pairs. The species is included in the Bulgarian Red List and is protected under the Biodiversity Act.

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Update from the Egyptian vultures’ nest in Provadia

Update from the Egyptian vultures’ nest in Provadia


Quest for Egyptian vultures in Albania 2017

Quest for Egyptian vultures in Albania 2017


BSPB tagged with satellite transmitter an adult Egyptian vulture in FYR of Macedonia

BSPB tagged with satellite transmitter an adult Egyptian vulture in FYR of Macedonia