Thursday, February 6, 2014

Stop spring hunting!

remnants of a Bean Goose killed by poachers close to Muraviovka Park, April 2013 © Wieland Heim

Spring hunting was identified as the major impact factor for declining populations of waterfowl throughout the northern hemisphere. In the Amur region it is still a common practice to shoot geese and ducks during spring migration, even if many species which have been gregarious in the past are now included in the Russian Red List.
Please sign this petition to stop spring hunting in Russia!