Press release 23.11.2011
Shocking video shows massacre of migrating birds in Italy
Thousands of song birds killed within only a few hours by hunters
Bonn/Milano. Bird lovers throughout Europe are still in a state of shock after watching a video of Italian hunters shooting down several thousand song birds in front of protesting bird conservationists.
Italy’s traditional tragedy
Migrant bird slaughter between the Brenner Pass and Sicily
In Northern Italy vast mist net installations still block the migrant song bird flyways to warmer climes. The same tragic spectacle repeats itself year after year south of the Alps.