Dr Munir Virani Directs the Africa and South Asia programs for The Peregrine Fund, a US conservation organization dedicated to conserving birds of prey worldwide.
Despite providing vital ecosystem services, vultures are one of the most threatened groups of birds on our planet. Click here to watch my TED presentation on "Why I love vultures"
Photos are an essential tool for conservation. In a moment, a photo can help tell our story; it can communicate the beauty of nature, the essential services nature provides and the tragedy of loss.