News 2014

  • Tuesday, 30.12.2014
    Kira: April 2014 – December 2014
    For about four and a half years, the GPS transmitter has sent regular data about Kira (picture: summer of 2011). From no other bearded vultures have G...
  • Tuesday, 30.12.2014
    Bernd: April 2014 – December 2014
    „Stop and go“, this is typical of Bearded Vulture Bernd. Several times Bernd has made flights over long distances in the past two years, and then retu...
  • Saturday, 27.12.2014
    Aschka: September 2014 – Dezember 2014
    Aschka was seen in all his glory by Cyril Desage on 23rd September in the High Savoy Alps at Passy. In his pictures the bleached feathers are cle...
  • Saturday, 29.11.2014
    Noel‐Leya: August to November 2014
    Bearded Vulture Noel-Leya appeared to develop well over the past months. But then we had to give the young vulture a helping hand, so that he can cont...
  • Saturday, 30.08.2014
    Kalandraka: April to August 2014
    In recent months Kalandraka has explored, the Valais and French Alps. On 24 April she is was captured near Chamonix in front of the lens of Matthieu P...
  • Friday, 29.08.2014
    Aschka: April to August 2014
    Aschka began a long tour on the 17th April. Only three hours were needed for her to fly from the Aletsch glacier via Andermatt, Spiringen and Elm...
  • Wednesday, 30.07.2014
    Schils: June to July 2014
    Schils has quickly settled into life after release in the Calfeisental in late May. But unlike Noel-Leya his first flight was only at the age of 119 d...
  • Wednesday, 30.07.2014
    Schils: January to May 2014
    The story of the bearded vulture Schils began at New Year. The bearded vulture pair at the Parc Animalier de La Garenne has their nest alrea...
  • Wednesday, 30.07.2014
    Sardona: September 2013 to July 2014
    Much to our delight, we were able to watch Sardona this year regularly in the Calfeisental. He has grown to be a magnificent Bearded Vulture. His plum...
  • Wednesday, 30.07.2014
    Noel‐Leya: June to July 2014
    The young vulture Noel-Leya has provided the big surprise this year: On June 7th, less than a week after release, he started his first flight at ...
  • Wednesday, 30.07.2014
    Madagaskar: September 2013 to July 2014
    In early May, Meinrad Ackermann sent great photos to us of a young vulture that he was able to observe in the Weisstannental. In the photos the foot r...