Hunting poses serious risk to East Asian shorebirds

As the world looks to tighten up the illegal capture of wildlife in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, a new study by an international team from 13 institutions and nine countries shows that migratory birds are threatened by widespread and unsustainable hunting across the Asia-Pacific region.

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Last updated on 29 May 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Asia
Oceania
Western Pacific
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species group: 
Birds