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“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 ...
EuroBirdwatch 2017 under the sign of the eagle
04.10.2017
Last weekend the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds took part in celebrating EuroBirdwatch 2017 with several events in the country. The event in Sofia took place in the Zoo and was dedicated to the campaign “Life for the Eagles in Bulgaria”. Hundreds of visitors, mainly families with children, saw the art installation of six species of real eagles and were involved in ...
The Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds will celebrate its upcoming 30th anniversary with a new visual identity
29.09.2017
As its 30th anniversary approaches, The Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds changes its image with a brand new logo. The logo keeps the iconic for the organisation Egyptian vulture from the original one, but the bird is now a heavily stylized and in flight. The new emblem keeps the previous blue shade, but also allows for the interchanging of several other colours ...
Unique models of eagles will outspread wings in Sofia
13.09.2017
Welcome on 17 September (Sunday) at the Sofia Zoo to a special event dedicated to the eagles of Bulgaria. Unique art installation of six species of real eagles will reveal to the visitors the beauty of the majestic birds.   The event is organized by the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) within the campaign “Life for the Eagles in Bulgaria& ...
The eagles of Bulgaria fly in Burgas
31.07.2017
Welcome on 1 August from 17:00 to 20:30 in the area in front of the Exposition Center "Flora" in Burgas, where the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) will open the art installation "Life for the Eagles in Bulgaria”. The art installation consists of six species of real eagles, which are rarely found in our country – the Imperial Eagle, the Lesser S ...
Endangered Sousliks tagged with radio transmitters for the first time in Bulgaria
28.07.2017
In July, the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB), in the framework of the LIFE project "Land for Life", tagged 25 European sousliks with specially designed collars with radio transmitters. The activity was part of the translocation of 96 representatives of the species for ...