Clampdown Turtle Dove trapping Gozo

PRESS RELEASE 28 April 2016

Clampdown against illegal Turtle Dove trapping on Gozo
68 live birds confiscated by the police

Policeman cotrolls cage trap an GozoPoliceman cotrolls cage trap an GozoYesterday afternoon teams of the Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) together with officers of the Gozo police dismantled five massive cage trap installations designed for the mass-capturing of Turtle Doves.

All traps were found active and contained freshly caught birds as well as live decoys.