Albania’s Coastal Wetlands: Killing Field for Migrating Birds

Millions of birds migrating between Africa and Europe are being illegally hunted on the Balkan Peninsula, with the most egregious poaching occurring in Albania. Conservationists and the European Commission are calling for an end to the carnage.

Environment 360

Last updated on 23 October 2014

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Albania
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species group: 
Birds