The conservation of Accipitridae vultures of Nepal: a review

@article{Harris2013TheCO,
  title={The conservation of Accipitridae vultures of Nepal: a review},
  author={Richard J. Harris},
  journal={Journal of Threatened Taxa},
  year={2013},
  volume={5},
  pages={3603-3619}
}
  • Richard J. Harris
  • Published 26 February 2013
  • Environmental Science
  • Journal of Threatened Taxa
Of the nine Accipitridae vulture species found within Nepal the IUCN categorises White-rumped, Indian Vulture, Slender-billed and Red-headed Vultures as Critically Endangered and Egyptian Vulture as Endangered. Dramatic declines have occurred since the mid 1990s with the White-rumped Vulture, Indian Vulture and Slender-billed Vulture population declining by over 97%. The remaining species are listed as Near Threatened or Least Concern. Veterinary use of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug… 

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