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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No short-term effect of closing a rubbish dump on reproductive parameters of an Egyptian Vulture population in Turkey

No short-term effect of closing a rubbish dump on reproductive parameters of an Egyptian Vulture population in Turkey


Bright breeding season 2017 in Bulgaria and new challenges for the Egyptian vultures in Greece

Bright breeding season 2017 in Bulgaria and new challenges for the Egyptian vultures in Greece


Step-Change in International Efforts to Conserve Vultures Takes Flight

Step-Change in International Efforts to Conserve Vultures Takes Flight