Glacial Park in McHenry County hosted eight white-faced ibis for several weeks in the fall, and two black vultures
roosted there in October.
When Gelber saw a couple of black vultures
lurking nearby, he thought he was looking at the likely perpetrators.
Vultures are potential prey-species in the areas around human settlements, especially in human waste disposal areas where turkey and black vultures
commonly occur (Inigo, 1999).
Observations were made of foraging lesser yellow-headed vultures (Cathartes burrovianus), turkey vultures (Cathartes aura), and black vultures
(Coragyps atratus) 9-30 May 1983 near Crooked Tree village at Crooked Tree Lagoon (N 17[degrees] 50' 25" W 88[degrees] 31' 25"), 55 km northwest of Belize City, Belize, Central America.
Effect of Monitoring Frequency and Timing on Estimates of Abundance and Productivity of Colonial Black Vultures
Aegypius monachus in Central Spain.
The bill would also require congressional approval before a species could be listed as endangered or threatened, better protect individual private property rights, and enable states such as Kentucky to address the threats black vultures
pose to livestock and Nevada to address the threats ravens pose to sage grouse populations.
For the past six years, black vultures
Barry and Vanessa have been close friends, if not lovebirds, at the Kirkleatham Owl Centre.
Guido and Jaffar are being taken for a daily stroll around the zoo with their keepers, to encourage the newly paired males to establish a firm friendship before starring with their keepers, to encourage the newly paired males to establish together in the "Deadly Birds" demonstration when it returns in the spring.
Pick up a guide book or hire a local guide and keep your eyes peeled for black vultures
, ospreys, falcons, hoopoe and the Balearic warbler.
Experts say American Black Vultures
can reach a wingspan of over 1.
It breeds black vultures
, griffon vultures, condors, and preserves endangered species.
A pathology survey of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums institutions that house Eurasian black vultures
(Aegypius monachus) demonstrated that 50% (4/8) of the Eurasian black vultures
that succumbed to renal failure had received NSAIDs shortly before death (C.