Wednesday, September 22, 2021

in-focus

Wildlife taskforce seizes 50 protected birds from Don Mueang business owner


The National Parks Department’s Yiaw Dong wildlife crime suppression taskforce on Tuesday raided a spare parts firm in the Don Mueang area of Bangkok, before seizing more than 50 protected species of birds.

2550

View

The team, headed by the department’s Wildlife Conservation Bureau, teamed up with natural resources and environment police in raiding the firm, and charged the owner with illegal possession of wildlife under the Wildlife Preservation and Protection Act.
The seized birds include more than 40 white-breasted waterhen, along with some red-whiskered bulbuls.

Wildlife taskforce seizes 50 protected birds from Don Mueang business owner

Published : October 10, 2017

By : The Nation