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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This year we celebrated the IVAD in Madzharovo, Haskovo and Ruse

This year we celebrated the IVAD in Madzharovo, Haskovo and Ruse


The traveling exhibition and photo exhibition for the Egyptian vulture are in Ruse

The traveling exhibition and photo exhibition for the Egyptian vulture are in Ruse


In the International Vulture Awareness Day, we announce the winners in the photo competition

In the International Vulture Awareness Day, we announce the winners in the photo competition