CABS public relations Network in Lebanon brings us daily new evidence of illegal hunting.
For example, this photo, on which a young poacher with a shot and still living (!) Short-toed snake eagle (Circaetus gallicus) posing.
The image was place on social media by the perpetrator himself. Short-toed snake eagle (Circaetus gallicus) are highly endangered – in addition to habitat loss, the main factors for decreasing of population of this species are hunting and poaching.
Over the last few weeks, we have reported 36 cases of this kind, with perpetrators clearly identifiable.