The Griffon Vulture “Luka” is the first bird in a satellite telemetry program from a colony on the Trešnjica River!
Luka is a young male who hatched in the spring of 2019 in the northernmost colony of Griffon Vultures in Europe, the “Trešnjica River Gorge” Special Nature Reserve. He was found extinct near the Drina on the 27.10.2019. years. He was recovered and when the conditions for returning to the colony on Trešnjica were met, we tried to release him on the 7.3.2020. but on that rainy day, Luke did not want to take off.
Here is his move 10 days after its release: