Amur Falcon

  • Nagaland falcon poaching: Will Environment Minister step in? 08-11-2012 07:41 PM

    New Delhi: The Amur falcon, a tiny majestic bird from the raptor family is being poached in thousands in North East India. The small raptors arrive in North East India from Siberia en route to their final destination in Southern Africa, stopping briefly in Nagaland where they are poached in...
  • Thousands of Amur falcon birds poached in Nagaland 08-11-2012 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed visuals of shocking massacre of tens of thousands of migratory Amur falcons in Nagaland. The NGO, Conservation India, has documented the slaughter. The NGO has estimated that 12,000 to 14,000 birds are being hunted for consumption and commercial sale every day. The captured birds are...