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March 20, 2017

New Vulture Chronicles Post: Reciprocal Migrants?

Keith and JF fitting a satellite to one of the northern breeders this January.

In the most recent blog post on Hawk Mountain's The Vulture Chronicles, Dr. Keith Bildstein, Sarkis Acopian Director of Conservation Science, discusses partial migrating turkey vultures in the south. He talks about their reciprocal migration behavior, and how that may affect future conservation efforts. 

Dr. Bildstein and Hawk Mountain Senior Researcher Dr. Jean-Francois Therrien recently spent time in Arizona trapping turkey vultures so that over the upcoming years, they can track their movements and continue their research on this topic. 

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