Background

 

This website is primarily concerned with the conservation crisis affecting Old World vultures in South Asia, however the threats to Asia’s vultures are also of growing concern to vultures and other scavenging birds across the world. Follow the links below or on the left side-bar for more information on vulture species, the population declines recorded across the Asia sub-continent, information on the most threatened species of vultures and the potential ecological consequences of the crash in vulture numbers.