Two Bearded Vulture siblings kick off the 2020 release season in Andalusia

It’s that tim of the year again when the Vulture Conservation Foundation (VCF) together with partners release captive-bred Bearded Vulture chicks into the wild to reintroduce or reinforce the wild populations of the species! This year presented us more challenges than usual due to the global pandemic, but we adapted to the restrictions by developing emergency […]

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Sri Lanka’s marbled rock frog may not be on brink of extinction, modeling suggests

Using a combination of old-fashioned field work and new-fangled computer modeling, researchers in Sri Lanka have found that the critically endangered marble rock frog (Nannophrys marmorata) occurs over a potentially much larger range than previously thought. In a new paper, they suggest that, pending further studies, this finding should qualify the species for removal from […]

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