Man selling eagles on Facebook arrested in Indonesia

Man selling eagles on Facebook arrested in Indonesia

Police in Indonesia’s second city of Surabaya, a hotbed of wildlife trafficking, seized 16 eagles of various types from a trafficker who was using Facebook to connect with potential customers.

The Guardian

Last updated on 08 July 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Indonesia
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species group: 
Birds