Italy - a success story

Italy - a success story


Trapping on the wane in Northern Italy

Since the decline in the use of bow traps in N. Italy more and more Robins migrate southwards (© nl.wikipedia/Wikimedia Commons)Since the decline in the use of bow traps in N. Italy more and more Robins migrate southwards (© nl.wikipedia/Wikimedia Commons)The Committee (Komitee gegen den Vogelmord) was founded in 1975 to combat the seemingly boundless hunting of migrant birds in Europe. The first project region was Italy and our most comprehensive field operations are still conducted on the Appenine Peninsula.