By Ariel Brunner, Head of EU Policy at BirdLife Europe.
Europe and Central Asia
Migratory Birds and Flyways - Europe and Central Asia
In most countries the Illegal killing of protected wild birds would seem rather uncivilized and the methods used barbaric, so you might be surprised that it is still quite common in some regions of Italy, Greece and Spain.
By Willem van den Bossche, European Nature Conservation Officer at BirdLife Europe.