A pair of storks will nest in safetly in Sîntu, Mureș County

Last year a tragedy ocurred in Sîntu, Mureș County. A summer storm devastated the entire area and the nest took fire after being hit by a lightning. At the end of the summer, the birds started to construct a nest on a nearby pole, kind of signaling us where they want their new home. Than, they started the long journey to Africa. Călin Sîrbu, a stork lover got in touch with us to help the birds, and Milvus Group provided Electrica a special support design by us. The device was mounted recently, just in time for the storks to find a home at their return. We thank all those that helped the story to have a happy end. (more…)

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Not this way!

Wild animals are not domestic animals, and keeping them is prohibited by the law ! This is the case of a Common Raven found by locals in Glodeni and brought…

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Please, support our Association with the 2% of Your personal  income-tax!
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Spring and migrating birds are approaching! Follow the birds on the www.satellitetracking.eu

Are you wondering where the migratory birds are? Do you miss Arlie? Unfortunately, we have not received any data from her transmitter for some good months, but we invite you to watch the migration routes of other Romanian birds marked with transmitters by the Milvus Group:
Marina and Ringlo are two Red – footed falcons that are now in Africa in different wintering locations. (more…)

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Owl Identification guide

In December 2017 the Herman Otto Nonprofit Institute published a book which is at the same time a practical guide and a handbook meant to assist the identification and conservation of the 12 existing owl species (and European Nightjar) in Hungary and Romania. The title of the book is: Practical conservation and identification of owl species of Hungary. (more…)

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People and birds

Graceful aerial dances! Gulls at the landfill station of Oradea.

Despite the background this kind of beautiful performance would impress anyone. These are the gulls from the rubbish dump of Oradea, a place that one could hardly imagine as the scenery of a graceful dance! (more…)

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A lucky Common Buzzard

The bird tangled in fishing wobblers entered the Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre for rehab, after Vets4Wild veterinarians successfully released the hooks from the its chin and shoulder. The Common Buzzard was…

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Big eagle “reunion”! 15 Imperial Eagles observed

On 25th December 2017 a total of 15 Imperial Eagles (Aquila heliaca) were observed in Arad county  (Western Plain of Romania), which is a record number for the region but also for the country. Most of the birds were young (1-2 calendary years), but there were also three third plumage, one subadult (fourth plumage) and one adult bird.  (more…)

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