Cape Griffon in flight

© Dale Schultz 1996-1997

The Cape Griffon or Cape Vulture (Gyps coprotheres) is a majestic species endemic to southern Africa.

The species is listed as "Vulnerable", the major problems it faces being poisoning, disturbance at breeding colonies and electrocution.

IUCN Conservation Status: (VU A1ade+2de, C1+2b)

Updated 9 March 1997
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