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Shkaba Trail, the Route Where Hiking Meets Birdwatching
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Shkaba Trail, the Route Where Hiking Meets Birdwatching

TIRANA, October 8 A new hiking trail that meanders around the Egyptian Vulture habitat in Southern Albania aims to raise awareness on the endangered bird as well as combine cultural features with the ecotourism potential of walking routes. The route has been signed by the Protection and Preservation of Natural Environment in Albania (PPNEA) in...

Learn about Vjosa, the Egyptian Vulture that Is Coming Home
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Learn about Vjosa, the Egyptian Vulture that Is Coming Home

TIRANA, February 21 This is Vjosa or Aoos, one of the 14 individuals comprising the Albanian population of the Egyptian Vulture (Kali i Qyqes). Named after the river, Vjosa travels over 10,000 km every year from its home in southern Albania to a region between Cameroon and Chad in Africa. The bird nesting in an...