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Vultures snubbing Portugal due to lack of food

in News · 27-02-2018 08:27:00 · 0 Comments

A new study has found that vultures are bypassing Portugal due to a lack of food.

Vultures snubbing Portugal due to lack of food

Eneko Arrondo, researcher at the Doñana Biological Station found the vultures are travelling further afield to find found after a law passed in Portugal in 2011 stipulated that livestock that dies of natural causes much be immediately buried or incinerated. The three-year study which tracked 71 carnivorous birds of two different species found that vultures nowadays rarely venture into Portugal.

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Edition 1479
16 June 2018
Edition: 1479

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