Captive breeding and gene pool of the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) in the Pyrenees

Captive breeding and gene pool of the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) in the Pyrenees

Birdlife
Birdlife

Captive breeding and gene pool of the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) in the Pyrenees

The main objective of the project is the construction of 22 fully equipped cages for the captive breeding of vultures, within the grounds of the Vallcalent Wildlife Centre.

Geographic scope: 

Lérida (Catalonia)

Results: 
  • Construction of a new module with two breeding cages at the Vallcalent Wildlife Centre.
Period: 

2010

In collaboration with: 
  • Association of friends of the Vallcalent Wildlife Centre (TRENCA)
  • Autonomous Government of Catalonia