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Posted by on Nov 27, 2017 in Environment, Science & Technology | 0 comments

About 90% fewer wild birds are traded thanks to EU ban

More birds are sold each year than any other wild animal. At its highest point, the number reached 1.3 million sold per year. In 2005, the EU banned bird imports and it caused a drastic 90% reduction of wild bird trades around the world. Though it was very effective, the new law does have other indirect…