Celebrating ecologically vital roles of vultures

Celebrating ecologically vital roles of vul

September 2017, 08 Kalba Birds of Prey Centre, a facility of the Environment and Protected Areas Authority in Sharjah (EPAA), organised a series of activities in celebration of the International Vulture Awareness Day, which falls on the first Saturday of September each year to increase awareness of the importance of conserving vulture wildlife. The activities included awareness programmes to highlight the ecologically vital role of vultures. Hana SaifAl Suwaidi, Chairperson of the Environment and Protected Areas Authority in Sharjah, said "The International Vulture Awareness Day aims to increase awareness of the critical