bearded vulture

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the largest Eurasian bird of prey

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Assessing the risk of lead exposure for the conservation of the endangered Pyrenean bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) population.
Leshem's eyes gleam as he tells me that Peres--who changed his last name from Persky in 1945 when he saw a bearded vulture (peres in Hebrew) fly overhead--said during the announcement that "ornithology is one of the main assets of our small country.
We spotted the rare bearded vulture which can fly at speed and use its 10ft wing span to kill a goat by knocking it off the
We spotted the rare bearded vulture, which uses its 10ft wing span to kill goats by knocking them off the hillside.
2009: Diet and food preferences of the endangered Bearded vulture Gypaetus barbatus: a basis for their conservation.
These include the Shag (Phalacrocorax aristotelis desmarestii), the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus), the Black Vulture (Aegypius monachus), the Lesser Spotted Eagle (Aquila pomarina), the Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca), Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus), Bonnelli's Eagle (Hieraaetus fasciatus), the Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni), Eleonora's Falcon (Falco eleonorae), Lanner Falcon (Falco biarmicus), Kruper's Nuthatch (Sitta krueperi) and Cinereous Bunting (Emberiza cineracea).
One of the biggest birds in Europe, a bearded vulture, has a feathery head.
Background : The conservation status of the bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) is listed as vulnerable on the European IUCN Red List and endangered in France.
Genotyping (ITS) revealed a Trichomonas isolate that was 100% identical to an isolate from a bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) from the Czech Republic.
The most common species are the peregrine falcon, the rock dove nd the golden eagle, but also the so-called bearded vulture, with is very uncommon today.
The waiver will mainly affect Greece, Spain, France, Italy and Portugal to the benefit of species such as the bearded vulture, whose European population consists of around 100 pairs in the Pyrenees.
Demographics of Sison (Little bustard) and Kite (Milvus Milvus) in Extremadura, developing conservation plans and feasibility study for the reintroduction of Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus).
Normal hematologic and blood chemistry values for clinical use and age-related changes are reported as reference values for the endangered bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus).
Other species that are particularly vulnerable to poisoning are the red kite (Milvus milvus), the Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus) and the bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus).
Background: There are three large vulture species in Europe: the griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus); black vulture (Aegypius monachos); and bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus).