LIFE22-NAT-BG-Bearded Vulture LIFE-101113869
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Vulture LIFE
Reintroduction of the Bearded Vulture and strengthening the successfully reintroduced Cinereous Vulture population in Bulgaria with the contribution of the LIFE Programme of the European Union.
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Become a part of the return of the BULGARIAN SYMBOL

With the joint efforts of all partners involved, this dream is about to come true!
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Activities to improve nesting conditions

Placement of artificial nesting platforms for Cinereous Vultures
Pilot forest management to create nesting habitats for the Cinereous vulture in the long term
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Improving the food base

Supporting local animal breeders, promoting extensive animal breeding,
Reintroduction of the Balkan Chamois in the Sinite Kamani Nature Park
Strengthening the populations of the Rock Partridge, European Souslik, and Tortoises in the key areas of the project.
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Threat Mitigation

Securing dangerous electric poles to reduce electrocution mortality,
Activities to prevent and detect crimes against nature, such as placing poisonous baits, poaching, increasing the capacity of responsible national institutions and others.
For the reintroduction of the Bearded Vulture and strengthening of the Cinereous Vulture population in Bulgaria, work will also be done in many other key areas
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"Bearded Vulture LIFE" (project #101113869 LIFE22-NAT-BG-Bearded Vulture LIFE) unites the efforts of 8 partners from 3 European countries. Coordinator: "Green Balkans - Stara Zagora" NGO and partners – Fund for Wild Flora and Fauna, Foundation EkoObshtnost, EVN - Elektropradelenie Yug EAD, Northwestern State Forestry Enterprise - Vratsa, "Sinite kamani" Nature Park Directorate from Bulgaria, Vulture Conservation Foundation from the Netherlands and the Milvus group from Romania.

We are grateful to the Governments of Extremadura and Andalusia, Spain who will provide as in-kind contributions the Cinereous Vultures for release in Bulgaria! The Bearded Vultures for release in Bulgaria will be secured by VCF who coordinates the Bearded Vulture EEP.
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