The Hortobágy National Park Directorate has recently discovered poisoning at two different sites One case was discovered by a public announcement and the other was found by members of the Board's Nature Conservation Service The poisonings affected 3 eagles and 16 buzzards - unfortunately this … [Read More...] about Highly protected eagles killed in Hungary
In September 2018, German police officers noticed two Dutch nationals a traffic control in Rehau, Upper Franconia (Bavaria). They had 36 Live bee-eaters (see archive picture) and 38 waders, including plovers, sickle-footed- and dwarf sandpipers, in their luggage. They had robbed the … [Read More...] about Dutch Bird Smugglers Convicted in Germany.
Inspectors of the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA), in collaboration with the police and the National Inspectorate for Animal Protection (LID), seized 53 birds before and during the bird market in Zwolle. Among other these 27 Goldfinches (Carduelis carduelis). The trader has … [Read More...] about Seizure of 27 Goldfinches at Bird Market Zwolle NL