A captive Bulbul that is straw-headed Pycnonotus, popular in Asian areas © TRAFFIC
hunted with regards to their track
Asian songbirds reach crisis point. Interest in a wide array of songbirds throughout Southeast Asia has lead to a madness of unlawful trapping and unsustainable trade to provide need for them as caged birds.
The incessant trapping of songbirds is causing forests that have been when full of track to gradually develop silent.