RSPB logged 200 reports of crimes against birds of prey in 2015

Charity calls for tougher legislation to prevent shooting, poisoning and trapping of birds such as peregrine falcons, red kites, buzzards and hen harriers.

The Guardian

Last updated on 06 February 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Kingdom
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Poisoning
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Circus cyaneus
Falco peregrinus
Falco vespertinus
Milvus milvus
Species group: 
Birds