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Sad news about the migration of the captive-bred Egyptian vultures released in Bulgaria


In September, Regina, Lom and Elodie – the three captive-bred Egyptian vultures released in Bulgaria on 25 th of August, started their migration. Two of the birds - Regina and Lom (brother and sister with Turkish origin) started migration in early September. They followed very similar itinerary but few days apart, through Turkey and...

The new issue 6 of the project Newsletter is ready


The sixth consecutive issue of the Newsletter, created within the LIFE + project "The Return of the Neophron" is ready. Оur regular e-newsletter is a great way to stay in touch with our work and everything that's going on in "The Return of the Neophron" project. This new issue is dedicated to key results of the project activities. Sign up by sending an email to...

5 years on-line monitoring of a wild nest of Egyptian vulture


In 2012, a team of the LIFE + project "The Return of the Neophron" installed a camera in a nesting niche of an Egyptian vultures’ pair near Provadia. Since then, every year this camera allows us to observe the life of this rare species and to become witnesses to the hatching and the first flight of a total of 9 young birds (2012-2, 2013-2, 2014-2, 2015-1, 2016-2...

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


On the official date – September 3, the Nature Conservation Center “Eastern Rhodopes” in Madzharovo was visited by 50 people, who learned interesting facts about vultures. They also had the opportunity to observe them in their natural habitat. There was also screening of the film "Flying away". On September 9, we were in Haskovo. The program started with...

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


The new traveling exhibition, created this year under the LIFE+ project "The Return of the Neophron" is already installed at the Eco-museum with Aquarium of the Rousse Regional Museum of History . The guests can visit also the exhibition with photographs from " The Egyptian Vultures Odyssey " photo contest. Both exhibitions were part of the program of the International...

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


Afrer five long monts of collecting of picture, voting and choosing of winners, came the day that we have to announce the winners in the photo competition "The Egyptian Vultures Odyssey". By choosing the winners, the Jury took in mind the technical criteria, composition and attractiveness of the photos. The Jury vote for the first award was verry difficult, because of...