Jbel Moussa

Index of articles about birds, particularly raptors, observed in the area of Jbel Moussa, northern Morocco.

Griffon Vulture ‘MA4’ died after crossing the Strait of Gibraltar

Griffon Vultures MA4 and MA5 were wing-tagged at Jbel Moussa, northern Morocco, on 24 May 2015

MA4, the young Griffon Vulture (Gyps fulvus) was wing-tagged at Jbel Moussa last May by Rachid El Khamlichi with the help of José Antonio Sarrión Salado who was present there that day (photo above). After it’s wing-tagging, MA4 stayed 3 days locally at Jbel Moussa roosting with other vultures. On 14 August 2015, Javier Rivas …

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Wing-tagging of Vultures launched in Morocco

النسر الأسمر حر طليق نواحي محمية جبل موسى، شمال المغرب // Griffon Vulture ‘MA1’ after its release near Jbel Moussa (Rachid El Khamlichi)

The saved vulture was wing-tagged and successfully released (see below). النسر الأسمر تم ترقيمه ثم إطلاق سراحه بنجاح في محمية جبل موسى كما كان منتظرا تمت يوم الأحد 8 مارس عملية إعادة النسر الأسمر (الذي شاركنا قصته معكم الأسبوع الماضي) إلى البرية بنجاح بعد إعادة تأهيله جراء تعرضه لماس كهربائي خلال مروره بشمال مدينة طنجة …

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