09. 12. 2020
Cyprus: 2,000 traps and nets seized
At the beginning of December, this year's longest CABS bird protection camp ended after 12 weeks. Our teams collected 1,929 limesticks and dismantled 50 nets across a total of 114 active trapping sites. 102 illegal electronic decoys were also seized. As a result of our field investigations, the police and Game Wardens caught 44 poachers in the act - 31 for bird-trapping and 13 for illegal hunting. We were able to free 329 birds from traps and nets.
We have regularly reported on the autumn actions in our online diary, have a look ...