Massacre 20.09.2008

Unparalleled slaughter of migrant birds of prey

More than 100 Raptors meet their death within a 24 hour period

Honey Buzzard found shot after a "big day" of migrationHoney Buzzard found shot after a "big day" of migrationConservationists are shocked to the marrow. Despite a massive police deployment and the public presence of numerous bird conservationists from all over Europe and beyond, hundreds of protected bird of prey species were shot by Maltese hunters this morning in the course of only a few hours.