Bearded Vulture European Endangered Species Programme (EEP) Annual Report 2019

The Vulture Conservation Foundation (VCF) coordinates the Bearded Vulture Captive Breeding Network (EEP), which breeds the species in captivity for conservation purposes. Captive breeding has played an instrumental role in the restoration of the Bearded Vulture in areas where it went extinct. Today, captive-bred birds are released across several regions in Spain, France and the […]

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Be a conservationist for a day and count Europe’s rarest vulture on International Observation Day – 12 October 2019

For the 14th consecutive year, the International Bearded Vulture Observation Day (IOD) will bring together hundreds of volunteers and experts to search the skies for Bearded Vultures across the Alps, the Massif Central in France, Aude in the French Pyrenees and Andalusia, Spain, as well as in Bulgaria. Are you a vulture fan that wants […]

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Bearded vulture. Image by Gerhard Gellinger from Pixabay

Latest edition of Alpine Bearded Vulture news bulletin infoGipeto published

The return of the Bearded Vulture to the Alps was a result of dedication of passionate conservationists in countries across the the whole of the Alpine range demonstrating the importance of international cooperation to successful conservation projects, just like the birds themselves, the conservation of vultures know no borders. The international cooperation that was at […]

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