Tag: Bulgaria

A Vulture’s Voyage

March 13, 2018  |  News

The ongoing LIFE Vultures Project in Bulgaria and Greece has seen a number of black vultures tagged with GPS transmitters. Last year these showed one particular bird making a remarkable journey.

Final group of red deer released in the Rhodopes rewilding area

February 23, 2018  |  News

Reintroduced as part of the LIFE Vultures project, the seven animals will hopefully complete the creation of a stable red deer population in the area. This population will provide an important food source for local scavengers and predators, as well as boosting biodiversity through their grazing.

Five more black vultures tagged as LIFE Vultures project progresses

November 14, 2017  |  News

The birds, tagged with GPS transmitters in Dadia National Park in Greece, will offer additional insight into black vulture behaviour and movement on and around the Balkan Peninsula. By supporting conservation measures, this will hopefully reinforce the comeback of this magnificent yet endangered species.

Rhodopes GPS tagging provides platform for LIFE Vultures success

November 2, 2017  |  Blog

As part of the ongoing LIFE Vultures project, a growing number of griffon and black vultures in and around the Rhodope Mountains rewilding area are being tagged with GPS transmitters. The geospatial data these transmitters provide will be critical to the comeback of these magnificent yet endangered birds.

Семинар за възстановяване на елените и опазването на природата в Източните Родопи

November 2, 2017  |  Uncategorized

Над 30 представители на ловни и риболовни сдружения, държавни институции и природозащитни организации обсъдиха в края на миналата седмица различни възможности и съвместни дейности за по-ефективно опазване на дивата природа в Източните Родопи. Това стана в рамките на двудневен семинар „Разселване и опазване на едър дивеч и предотвратяване на престъпления срещу природата в Източните Родопи“, … Continued

Testing times

September 18, 2017  |  Blog

Based in the Rhodope Mountains of Bulgaria, intern Philip Marinov has relished his experience evaluating Rewilding Europe’s rewilding scale.

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