Eastern Imperial Eagle poisoned in Bulgaria

20. June 2011

A globally threatened Eastern Imperial Eagle was poisoned in Bulgaria. The bird was killed by eating a poisonous pigeon-trap. This is very sad. For such a rare species, every lost bird is one too much.

More information:
New crime against endangered Imperial Eagle

And a second poisoned bait has also been found:
http://saveraptors.org/en/news.php?id=172