Here is an update from the frontline in Malta, plus a chance to buy some beautiful water colours by Darren Woodhead.
This year 15 protected birds were reported killed to BirdLife Malta during the spring hunting season – just the tip of the iceberg. Our video will bring you up to date and summarise key happenings from the last 4 years.
Undercover filming of our verbal and physical assault by Gozo resident suspected of keeping illegally trapped birds.
Video: Chris brings an update on spring hunting from Malta – filmed live on 24th April 2016 via Periscope. #wheredovesdie
The UK’s first Wildlife Power List has been announced by BBC Wildlife Magazine and Chris has been honoured with second place.
Chris has been voted Conservation Hero of the Year in the Birders’ Choice Awards 2014 after receiving 55 per cent of the votes cast by birdwatchers – “an award of which he can be justifiably proud”
Chris, Ruth, Jez and Luke have won the Green Ribbon Award for Best environmental campaign by the Media for their ‘Malta – Massacre on Migration’ campaign which began in April 2014.
‘Massacre on Migration – Malta’ video diaries presented by Chris Packham and produced by Jez Toogood, Ruth Pearcey and Luke Massey. They were posted to YouTube daily 21st – 27th April 2014.
The House of Commons debated “UK policy on protection of migratory birds in Malta” on Wednesday 7 May. It was called for by Sir John Randall, MP.