July 2012 – vol. 105, issue 7 In Cyprus, bird trapping with mist-nets and limesticks continues to increase, threatening many migrants travelling through the island. BirdLife Cyprus carried out monitoring of illegal trapping throughout 2011 and found that 2.8 million birds were victims of these barbaric practices during the year. It is the highest number of cases reported since the BirdLife Cyprus campaign against illegal killi... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.