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India and East Africa: Stop the Poisoning of Vultures - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: India, east Africa, poisoning, vultures, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 72 days ago - change.org
My name is Jessie, and I'm a college student in Savannah, Georgia. After watching a National Geographic special with my younger sister, I became aware of how badly vultures are suffering right now.
Europe's Vultures Face Extinction From Toxic Vet Drug
Animals  (tags: vultures, poisonings, animalwelfare, animalrights, animals, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered )

Cal
- 108 days ago - theecologist.org
Vultures have become one of the most threatened families of birds on the planet thanks to poisoning by the veterinary drug diclofenac---Now Birdlife has discovered that it's on sale in Europe
Vultures Face Extinction Say Experts
Animals  (tags: protection, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, vultures, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 112 days ago - news.com.au
EUROPEAN and African vultures could become extinct within a generation without action to save them, conservationists have warned.
Africa's Vultures Threatened By An Assault on All Fronts
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, death, vultures, killing, wildlife, wild animals, endangered )

Cal
- 136 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Vultures are being killed on an unprecedented scale across Africa, with the latest slaughter perpetrated by elephant poachers who poison the scavenging birds so they won't give away the location of their activities
Stop Poisoning Endangered White Vultures in South Africa! Sign the Petition NOW!
Animals  (tags: vultures, vultures poisoned, suffering, animaladvocates )

Tudor
- 383 days ago - yousign.org
37 white-backed vultures were found dead after it was established they had been poisoned.29 were missed their heads. It is not the first case of vulture poisoning - the birds now face a declining population and may soon become extinct! Let's SAVE them!
Namibia: Conservationists Act on Mass Vulture Poisoning
Animals  (tags: wildlife, vultures, suffering, humans, ethics, extinction )

Jill
- 465 days ago - allafrica.com
THE poisoning of hundreds of vultures last month in the Zambezi Region has prompted private and government conservationists to push through an urgent protocol in dealing with and avoiding such incidents in future.
The Bizarre Reason Elephant Poachers Are Now Targeting Vultures
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Vultures, Elephants, wildlife, crime, cruelty, killing, ethics, abuse, conservation, habitat, environment, humans, slaughter, suffering )

Michael
- 474 days ago - takepart.com
To evade detection, Africa's professional elephant killers are silencing vultures with poison pills. Strangely,lately I'm observing & writing about other vultures, and mentioning their cultural & ecologically important roles. This article views atrocity.
The Egyptian Vulture on the Balkans - a Hopeful But Perilous Conservation Story
Animals  (tags: vultures, endangered, birds, humans, protection, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, wildanimals, extinction )

Cal
- 543 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Poisoned, electrocuted, shot, these rare and magnificent birds are the fastest disappearing raptors in Europe. The globally endangered species has become extinct in nine European countries in the past half a century
Namibia: Pilots Assist Vulture Conservation
Animals  (tags: wildlife, vultures, conservation, endangered, GoodNews )

Jill
- 755 days ago - allafrica.com
Their wingspan of almost three metres does not allow them to build their nests in the canopy of the tree. From the air, the huge nests, at times more than two metres in diameter, are visible. Chicks and even eggs can be seen and the occupied nests
Kenya: Nature's Cleaning Crew, the Vulture - On Verge of Extinction
Animals  (tags: wildlife, endangered, vultures, extinction )

Jill
- 1165 days ago - allafrica.com
"Vultures are the only animals that survive on scavenging 100 per cent. Through clearing carcasses, they prevent the accumulation of harmful bacteria that may end up getting to other animals or even humans,
East Africa: Hooded Vulture Numbers Take a Nose-Dive
Animals  (tags: wildlife, vultures, endangered )

Jill
- 1208 days ago - allafrica.com
The hooded vulture is a very successful human commensal, whose decline is worrying," explains Dr Darcy Ogada, the assistant director of Africa programmes at The Peregrine Fun
Increase in Cambodia's Vultures Gives Hope to Imperiled Scavengers
Animals  (tags: Cambodia, Vultures, Asia, extinction, scavengers. wildlife )

Anna
- 1572 days ago - sciencedaily.com
While vultures across Asia teeter on the brink of extinction, the vultures of Cambodia are increasing in number, providing a beacon of hope for these threatened scavengers, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and other members of the Camb
Increase In Population Yields Hope For Cambodian Vultures
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vultures, WCS, increase in numbers, protection, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1574 days ago - redorbit.com
While vultures across Asia teeter on the brink of extinction, the vultures of Cambodia are increasing in number, providing a beacon of hope for these threatened scavengers, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and other members of the
Vultures Circling Back to Life in Cambodia
Animals  (tags: vultures, reappearing, endangered, survival, cambodia )

Simone
- 1574 days ago - wcs.org
Vultures have been dwindling throughout Asia for years. The unlucky scavengers have been eating cattle carcasses laced with an anti-inflammatory drug that is fatal to the birds. The drug--dicloflenac--has driven some Asian vulture populations to near-
25 Himalayan Griffon Vultures Killed By a Train
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vultures, killed by train, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1780 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
25 Vultures (Gyps himalayensis) that were feeding on a cattle carcass on a railway track were killed by a train some 45 kilometres from Guwahati city in Assam.
 

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