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Entries from May 12th, 2010

Vulture surveys in Ethiopia – A summary by Yilma D. Abebe

May 12th, 2010 · 8 Comments · Raptor Research

A survey of Ethiopian vultures, which lasted for eleven days, was carried out from 28th January to 7th February 2010. The area covered encompassed a maximum radius of 200 km around the Capital, Addis Ababa. Road counts were used to count flying as well as perched vultures. Roost counts were performed only if they were […]

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Vulture Workshop in the Masai Mara National Reserve – by Munir Virani

May 11th, 2010 · 1 Comment · African Raptor News

It was quite a frantic week planning ahead for the 3rd Vulture Workshop (the second in the Masai Mara) funded by The Peregrine Fund, which took place at Basecamp Explorer in the heart of the Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. The Basecamp Foundation and the Explorer Camp were extremely generous to provide subsidized accommodation […]

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