The NOA (Nucleo Operativo Antibracconaggio), anti poaching squad of the Italian Forest Police (Corpo Forestale) had 86 prosecutions after 21 days of activities in the valleys of Brescia in October 2016.
During this activities also 22 shotguns, 900 snap traps for robins, 200 bow traps, 89 mist nets were seized
The birds were released after seizure.
- Date of seizure: December 2, 2016
- Numbers of seized birds: 800
- Country: Italy
- Species: Passerines (songbirds)