Tewes the Cinereous Vulture - in Italy

Our colleagues from Riserva Naturale Regionale del Lago di Cornino in Italy share photos of 'our Cinereous vulture Tewes. Tewes is a female bird released as part of the species reintroduction program in Bulgaria, but like most Cinereous vultures, she enjoys wandering before settling down. Read more..

A Griffon Vulture was hit on the highway, but mobilized many people for its rescue.


In February 16, 2024, one of the Griffon Vultures - part of the reintroduction program, was hit on the Trakia highway. Dozens of citizens reported the injured bird, and a team from Green Balkans promptly responded to the scene. Assistance was also provided by officers from the Road Police Sector - Stara Zagora, Regional Directorate of the Ministry of Interior, who stood at the scene for several hours to prevent the injured bird from being hit by other cars and to avoid creating conditions for a traffic accident.

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