While doing research for an editorial illustration about National Vulture Day, I learned many amazing facts about Egyptian Vultures and the threats they face. Could not help myself and combined them into a little zine.
Poisoning, intentionally or accidentally, is without a doubt the biggest threat to vultures. Because they are at the top of the food chain, all the toxic substances in the carcass eventually end up in the stomach of a scavenger.
A live cam is installed at one of Egyptian vulture’s nests in Bulgaria. In 2023 I have been watching and sketching their daily activities