Published 5th March 2021
Trouble ahead for heavily smuggled but unprotected songbird
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, 5th March 2021 – A popular songbird is headed for trouble if it is not protected from rampant trapping in Malaysia and smuggling to feed international demand, warns a new report by TRAFFIC and the Department of Wildlife and National Parks Peninsular Malaysia (PERHILITAN).
Smuggled for its Song: The Trade in Malaysia’s Oriental Magpie-robins
Serene C.L. Chng, Salman Saaban, Anongrakh Wechit, Kanitha Krishnasamy