Maluti-Drakensberg Vulture Project

About Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife

  • It is responsible for biodiversity conservation in KZN.
  • Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife has a limited budget because of other government priorities.
  • They are the best conservation agency in Africa!
  • It initiated and will continue to oversee the monitoring project regarding bearded vultures.
  • Nearly all remaining Bearded Vulture nests in KZN are in Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife protected areas.
  • A Bearded Vulture is the emblem of the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site
  • The Bearded Vulture is a flagship species of the Maluti-Drakensberg Transfrontier Project- but this species is on its way to extinction!


Measuring the wingspan