AN endangered bearded vulture has been born in Jaen’s Cazorla natural park.

Cazorla national park in Jaen
Cazorla national park in Jaen

The rare chick was born at the Guadalentín District Breeding Centre, the same sanctuary where the oldest of its species died last year.

The centre was established to increase the dwindling population, with more than 40 birds released into the wild since 2009.