419 protected birds shot down in 2007

Authors: 
Ameen J.
Document Type: 
Media
Citation: 
Ameen J. (2008, April). 419 protected birds shot down in 2007. The Malta Independent [online]. Available http://www.independent.com.mt/news.asp?newsitemid=67499 [2009, March 23]
Year Published: 
2008
Type Work: 
News Release
Availability: 
online
Location of Project: 
Malta
Language: 
english
Country: 
Malta
Url: 
http://www.independent.com.mt/news.asp?newsitemid=67499
Bushmeat Asian Type: 
Other
Keywords: 
malta ; illegal hunting ; shooting ; poaching ; protected brirds ; migrating birds ;
Abstract: 
A total of 419 protected birds with gunshot injuries were reported to BirdLife Malta and the National Museum of Natural History during 2007 and the first two months of this year, said BirdLife Malta executive director Tolga Temuge. Mr Temuge was speaking during a press conference that launched BirdLife Malta
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