Shocking bird trapping figures released

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Shocking bird trapping figures released
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THE RSPB and Birdlife Cyprus have said more than 800,000 songbirds were illegally killed on a British military base in Cyprus in the autumn to supply restaurants serving songbirds.

Levels of illegal trapping of birds such as robins and black caps remain around their highest levels – an increase of 182 percent – at the British territory since monitoring began in 2002.

“This report sadly highlights that the British base is the number one bird killing hotspot on the whole island of Cyprus. Many much loved garden bird species are being trapped and killed for huge profit by...

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