August 24, 2022
Egyptian Vulture Isabel photographed in the wild © LIFE Egyptian Vulture

Juvenile Egyptian Vulture migrating to Africa likely shot above Malta

Original post: https://4vultures.org/blog/juvenile-egyptian-vulture-migrating-to-africa-disappears-above-malta-likely-shot/  In September 2021, a juvenile Egyptian Vulture -(Neophron percnopterus) named Isabel disappeared while flying above Malta. Isabel played an important part in conservation […]
August 24, 2022
Eurasian Black Vulture / Aegypius monachus, Yves Adams

Wildlife Crime Academy: using forensic science to solve wildlife crimes across nine countries

Original article: https://balkandetoxlife.eu/2021/07/06/first-wildlife-crime-academy/ Let’s be honest: death plays a significant part in wildlife conservation. Conservationists can spend years protecting wild species and their habitats, and suddenly […]
August 24, 2022
Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus)© Birdlife Europe

Three Egyptian vultures rescued from a zoo in Lebanon

Three endangered Egyptian vultures illegally kept at a zoo in southern Lebanon, were rescued thanks to Lebanese Wildlife and the Anti-Poaching Unit (APU). The birds were rescued from the […]
April 27, 2022
Egyptian Vulture / Neophron percnopterus by ESCOCIA

National Anti-poisoning Road Map approved in Albania

Legal provisions against the poisoning of wildlife and particularly the use of poison baits have been absent in Albania, until the latest amendments proposed by the […]
December 8, 2021

Meet the Vulture Volunteers of Kenya

Amidst mounting threats to vultures in Kenya, these community volunteers are helping to conserve the 'Earth's clean-up crew' 
October 6, 2021
Witnessing thousands of White Storks migrating overhead is an unforgettable spectacle © Steffen Oppel

Death by a thousand cuts: the challenge of protecting migratory birds

A new study shows that threatened migratory vultures face a variety of threats along their 5000 km journey from Europe to Africa. They risk getting shot, poisoned and electrocuted in 13 countries across 3 continents. […]
June 24, 2021

Follow the journey of 26 Egyptian Vultures across three continents

article by Egyptian vulture New LIFE We followed the fall and spring migrations and wintering movements of 26 Egyptian Vultures through over 20 countries on three […]
April 20, 2021

“Our Plight to Survive”: New documentary on Nigeria’s Vulture and Wildlife Trade Crisis

By Oladapo Soneye In Nigeria, vulture poisoning is rampant, accounting for 85% of vulture mortality in the country. Our Partner, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has […]