BHC bans houbara bustard hunting in Balochistan

Quetta: The Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Friday ordered cancellation of areas alloted to Arabs and other foreigners hunting for the rare houbara bustard and other birds in the province.

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Last updated on 02 December 2014

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Pakistan
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Chlamydotis undulata
Species group: 
Birds