Transnational conservation in Turkey could save six threatened bird species

In a great example of nature conservation knowing no national boundaries, Doğa Derneği (BirdLife in Turkey), with the support of the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB, BirdLife in Bulgaria), MME (BirdLife in Hungary) and the Ornithological Society of the Middle East (OSME), have launched a new protection programme for six globally Threatened bird species breeding in Turkey’s steppes.

BirdLife International

Last updated on 09 August 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Turkey
Region: 
Europe
South-West Asia
Species: 
Aquila heliaca
Aquila nipalensis
Neophron percnopterus
Otis tarda
Oxyura leucocephala
Vanellus gregarius
Species group: 
Birds