Flight for Survival
Asian vultures are dying out at an alarming rate, but their unlovable reputation has kept their plight out of the public eye. Now, one man has made it his life's mission to bring the vulture's imminent extinction to the world's attention. Follow Scott Mason?s journey through a series of trials and tribulations as he battles the elements in the Himalayas to bring his conservation message to the world. By combining conservation, adventure sport and the ancient art of falconry, Scott Mason, is determined to halt the rapid decline of a much misunderstood species. He hit upon the idea of combining his lifelong love of Falconry with the extreme sport of Paragliding and thus invented Parahawking - flying with his rescued and rehabilitated vultures, interacting with the birds in their own environment.