April 17, 2019
"Aoos", faithful to his annual meeting with us, arrived for once more in Epirus, Greece, after traveling more than 6,000 km in about 43 days and having crossed eight countries: Chad, Libya, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Syria, Turkey and Greece. After spending the winter in Chad, Central Africa, he started his spring migration for towards his breeding territory, located in an extended zone on the Greek-Albanian border, in the Aoos river valley going from Konitsa to Premeti.
November 12, 2018
One more year, the Egyptian vultures flew all the way from Africa breed in Greece. According to the results of the monitoring efforts the breeding season of 2018 showed a similar trend to that of the previous year with only exception the number of successful fledglings, which has increased.
November 11, 2018
Although the Egyptian vultures might now be wintering in Sub-Saharan Africa, poison baits continue to threat and kill Greece’s wildlife and thus the HOS/BirdLife Greece carries on with its antipoison work. Just last October, HOS’ Antipoison Dog Unit had to deal with two poisoning incidents in less than two weeks.
November 1, 2017
A Greek first was the adoption of three Species Action Plans published in the Official State Gazette as three separate Joint Ministerial Decrees. A Greek first was the adoption of three Species Action Plans published in the Official State Gazette as three separate Joint Ministerial Decrees.
May 13, 2016
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