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Imperial eagle pairs are still 28
09.05.2018
28 – this is the number of the nesting Imperial eagles in Bulgaria for the fourth consecutive year. Despite the alarming information about two missing pairs in the Derventski vazvishenia Special Protection Area, two new pairs were found in the Sliven region. Thus, the total number of pairs remains unchanged. This is a testimony to the stability of the population, but at the same time i ...
Hundreds of families will learn more about the Imperial Eagle on the Familatlon feast
08.05.2018
On May 12, 2018, on the big meadow in the South Park in Sofia from 10.00 to 17.00 over 50 sports and leisure clubs will provide opportunities for hundreds of families to experiment with new experiences. There will be a team of the BSPB LIFE project “Land for LIFE”, which will introduce parents and children the globally endangered species - the Imperial Eagle, through ente ...
Success in the strengthening of the endangered colony of European souslik
18.04.2018
With the coming of spring, in early April, a team of the LIFE project “Land for LIFE”, carried out a study of the colony of European souslik that was strengthened in the summer of 2017. Last July, within the project, 96 representatives of the species were translocated for the conservation of a threatened with ext ...
A new artificial nest for Imperial Eagles was placed near Sliven
19.03.2018
In the beginning of February, a team and volunteers of the BSPB LIFE project “Land for LIFE” placed an artificial nest for Imperial Eagles in the area Kamenski Bair near Sliven. The nest is made up of branches and is placed on a high poplar tree. Its purpose is to help a breeding couple in the area whose traditional nest is half destroyed.   Generally, the ...
The public discussion on the Action Plan for the protection of the European souslik in Bulgaria was heled in Sofia
01.03.2018
On 27 February, at the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds organized a public discussion on the “National Action Plan for the protection of the European souslik (Spermophilus citellus) in Bulgaria 2018-2017” with author Dr. Jordan Koshev, IBER-BAS. The meeting was attended by representatives of scientific ...
“Land for Life” organizes a public discussion on the Action Plan for European souslik in Bulgaria
19.02.2018
The Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds ” organizes a public discussion on the “National Action Plan for the protection of the European souslik (Spermophilus citellus) in Bulgaria 2018-2017” with author Dr. Jordan Koshev, IBER-BAS. The public discussion will be held on February 27, 2018 at 13:00 in Leventis Hall at the National Museum of ...
700 new trees keep the future for the Imperial Eagle
08.01.2018
Between November 15 and December 15, 2017, a team of the LIFE project “Land for LIFE” and volunteers from Topolovgrad planted a total of 700 trees (200 poplars and 500 oak trees) in the Natura 2000 areas “Sakar”, “Derventski vazvishenia” and "Zapadna Strandzha". Poplars were plant ...
High nesting success of the Imperial Eagles in Thrace
15.11.2017
28 young Imperial eagles out of 23 pairs that had started incubation in the spring have successfully left their nests in 2017. The average nesting success this year for Bulgaria is 1.22 juveniles for a breeding pair. In European Turkey the nesting success is 1.36 juveniles, which is higher than the last’s year (0.98).  The number of the young Imperial eagles that have successfully ...
Who are the winners of the photo competition “Following the Eagle”
18.10.2017
The photo competition “Following the Eagle”, organized by BSPB in the framework of the campaign “Life for the Eagles in Bulgaria” has finished. The photographs are of eagles around us - an ornament on a building, a drawing, company emblem, statue, or other available fragment of the urban environment. Today (18.10.2017) live on Facebook page of BSPB were dra ...
Get to know the lords of the sky by the film “Life for the Eagles in Bulgaria”
10.10.2017
The film is created by the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds and is part of the campaign “Life for the Eagles in Bulgaria”. The film will briefly introduce you the lords of the sky, their vulnerability and the status of these valuable birds in Bulgaria. BSPB initiates a petition for establishing “National eagles’ day” in Bulgaria. Th ...