Nearly 1m birds were killed on British military base in Cyprus, says RSPB

Poachers took 15,000 birds every day for two months last autumn on Dhekelia Sovereign Base Area as conservationists warn killing is at unprecedented levels.

The Guardian

Last updated on 11 March 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Cyprus
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Overharvesting
Unsustainable hunting and trapping