05. 06. 2022
Spring bird protection operations complete
CABS spring operations 2022: Since the beginning of March, we have helped convict a total of 69 poachers who were found to have illegally shot or trapped birds in more than ten bird protection operations across Italy, Malta, Cyprus, Lebanon and Germany. 53 activists from England, Italy, Malta, Lebanon, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey and Germany were involved. 501 traps, 91 nets, four firearms, >800 rounds of ammunition and 19 electronic decoy callers were seized and 159 trapping sites were shut down. 176 live birds were released, including warblers, redstarts, nightingales and turtle doves. 81 birds were recovered dead.
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