Asian Songbirds placing a conclusion to unlawful trapping and unsustainable animal trade

Asian Songbirds placing a conclusion to unlawful trapping and unsustainable animal trade

A captive Bulbul that is straw-headed Pycnonotus, popular in Asian markets © TRAFFIC

hunted with regards to their track

Asian songbirds reach crisis point. Interest in a wide selection of songbirds throughout Southeast Asia has led to a madness of unlawful trapping and unsustainable trade to provide interest in them as caged birds.

The incessant trapping of songbirds is causing woodlands that have been when filled with track to gradually develop quiet. It has driven some types just like the Straw-headed Bulbul to extinction that is local. In countries Indonesia that is including Nam and Singapore they have been bought and entered into performing competitions. Some types of songbirds including the White-rumped Shama fetch an increased cost if sourced through the crazy. We have been working together with conservationists, regional governments and campaigners to prevent the plunder that is unmitigated of valuable animals.

over 70,000

wild wild birds have already been recently seen in trade across SE bird that is asian

wild birds had been discovered easily obtainable in stores in Singapore more than a four survey day

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