Farewell to a songbird?

The yellow-breasted bunting has gone from "vulnerable" to critically endangered," say nature conservationists. Hunting is the main reason for a dramatic decline in numbers. The songbird is considered a delicacy in China.

Deutsche Welle

Last updated on 28 January 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
China
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Emberiza aureola
Species group: 
Birds