Rare falcon egg seized from smuggler hatches and is returned to wild in Chile

Four albino peregrine eggs were seized from a convicted wildlife trafficker at an airport in Brazil. One survived to be returned to a nest on a Patagonian cliff face

The Guardian

Last updated on 29 January 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Chile
Region: 
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Falco peregrinus
Species group: 
Birds