Read some bird facts on the Cape Vulture which is one of the largest of its kind in Africa.
The White-headed Vulture (Trigonoceps occipitalis) is an Old World Vulture and monotypical to the Trigonoceps genus. Listed as critically endangered. Read more on this species.
The Lappet-faced Vulture (Torgos occipitalis) is a huge, bulky Old World Vulture of the Torgos genus and a native species of Africa. Read more on bird facts on breeding, distribution and conservation.
The Griffon Vulture is one of the four European vulture species and also one of the largest raptores worldwide. Read more on bird facts, conservation and breeding.
This article highlights aspects of marine pollution and the effects on sealife seabirds. Coastal breeding colonies in some parts are covered with plastic material brought in by birds for nest building.