Migrations and sojourn in Africa of Egyptian vultures (Neophron percnopterus) tracked by satellite

@article{Meyburg2004MigrationsAS,
  title={Migrations and sojourn in Africa of Egyptian vultures (Neophron percnopterus) tracked by satellite},
  author={B. Meyburg and Max Gallardo and C. Meyburg and E. Dimitrova},
  journal={Journal of Ornithology},
  year={2004},
  volume={145},
  pages={273-280}
}
By means of satellite telemetry, the migrations of three young Egyptian vultures (Neophron percnopterus) from France and Bulgaria were studied and data obtained (over 4,300 Argos locations) to describe movement patterns, timing of migration, routes followed, speed of flight and ranging behaviour in Africa. Two French vultures migrated at almost the same time and, after travelling ca. 3,570 km, remained in the Sahelian zone, in southern Mauritania. The Bulgarian bird, after travelling 5,340 km… Expand
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