Satellite trackers help fight vultures’ extinction in southern Africa

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — Every other hour, Sonja Krüger logs onto her website and checks the birds’ status. Pharoah is taking a mud bath in the mountains, Jeremia is on a roost site viewing the Maloti mountain range, and Mollie is scouring the grasslands for a fresh carcass.

Mongabay

Last updated on 17 December 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Species: 
Aegypius monachus
Species group: 
Birds