Hundreds of thousands of birds poisoned in Spain | Dear Kitty. Some blog.
Hundreds of thousands of birds accidentally poisoned every year
Elodie Cantaloube, Mon, 28/07/2014 – 13:12
Two thousand, three hundred and fifty five Red and Black kites, 2,146Griffon Vultures, 638 Black Vultures, 348 Egyptian Vultures, 114 Spanish Imperial Eagles and 40 Bearded Vultures were found poisoned in Spain between 2000 and 2010, according to the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment. All these birds are threatened species and protected under EU law.