08. 04. 2021
Snared: catching poachers to save Italy’s songbirds.
Snared: catching poachers to save Italy’s songbirds. With five million birds a year illegally caught in Italy, [CABS] activists in Brescia are teaming up with local police to trap the hunters. Last year’s operation recovered 78 bow traps – the lowest ever number – alongside 57 nets, compared with 12,104 in 2001.
Joey Tyson from The Guardian newspaper recently met up with CABS staff and our partners from WWF Italia to learn more about our anti-poaching work in the region.
Read today’s feature on CABS in The Guardian here.