Crossing the observation data with expert knowledge about the presence of territorial and tagged birds, we estimated the Bearded Vulture population size in the Alps to be between 256 and 344 individuals respectively in 2019, of which 53% are adults, 9% subadults, 19% immature and 14% juveniles. Updated: Jul 03, 2020, 02.55 PM IST. We also present national population estimates for two species: White-backed Vulture (c.1,000–2,600 birds) and Lappet-faced Vulture (c.160–500 birds). However, we can say it has stopped its decline,” Khan told Anadolu Agency. Vulture populations worldwide have suffered precipitous declines in recent decades.
The Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus , a highly philopatric scavenger distributed across southern Europe and the central Asian plateau, is threatened in many parts of its range.Turkey holds the second largest population of this species in the Western Palaearctic, but there has been no research on its … "Despite some encouraging signs, we can’t say there is an increase in the vulture population. Project proposal: “Management of Griffon Vulture’s Population (Gyps fulvus) in Special Nature Reserves:” Trešnjica River Gorge” and “Uvac” through Marking and Monitoring Programs Using Satellite Technology and Video Surveillance” was supported by the Ministry of Environment Protection in 2019. The vulture population in 10 out of 14 districts of Bundelkhand has gone up by 103% in the past decade: from 1,313 in 2009 to 2,673 in 2019, shows data collected by Indian Biodiversity Conservation Society (IBCS), an NGO based out of Jhansi that carries out surveys in coordination with other researchers and the state forest department. ... it would rival the U.S. in population. India has fought 4 wars with China and Pakistan since it … ... 28 Oct 2019 …
Please refer to previous research updates on our … Out of all the tiger reserves, the highest decline has been in the Panna Tiger Reserve, from 811 in 2016 to 567 in 2019(30%). These trends are supported by evidence of reduced nesting success. ... Piecewise regression analysis of the count data indicated that a rapid decline of the White-rumped Vulture population from 2002 up to about 2013 gave way to a partial recovery between about 2013 and 2018. In addition to the eight killed, two more vultures were found poisoned but thankfully alive.
If the full articles are not freely available, please contact the authors directly. Seven new books you should read this June 2019, including books by James Ellroy, Lauren Mechling, Ocean Vuong, and more. First China, now Pakistan: India faces its 1st 2-front battle. International Vulture Awareness Day 2019 BCI Bird Conservation. Have you read these stories? Eight Griffon Vultures from the nearly extinct population of just 20 vultures on the Israeli side of the Golan Heights were discovered dead as a result of poisoning. The Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus , a highly philopatric scavenger distributed across southern Europe and the central Asian plateau, is threatened in many parts of its range. In this research update, we provide a list of recent vulture-related research articles covering a range of topics including movement ecology, environmental contaminants, population dynamics, conservation measures and methods for monitoring and research. 29.08.2019. Indian Vulture Population Blogs, Comments and Archive News on Economictimes.com. The population of several species of vulture started declining in the mid-1990s due to the ingestion of livestock carcasses containing residues of deadly cattle drugs.
Bearded Vulture population estimates. Population trend analysis showed that since 2010 populations of the White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis and Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus have declined, while the Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris may also have started to decline since 2013. Last Updated: July 19, 2019, 1:19 PM IST; Share this: New Delhi: The vulture population in India has declined by a shocking 99.95 per cent since the 1980s, Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar revealed in Parliament on Friday.
A decline in the vulture population was observed in four of its seven tiger reserves in the state and there was a decline in Kuno-Palpur Wildlife Sanctuary too.