Seizure of protected bird species from a seller in Sukabumi by the police and supported by FLIGHT

On Thusday, 12 July 2018, Seizure of protected bird species from a seller in Sukabumi by the police and supported by FLIGHT. The animals seized were 2 crested serpent eagle (Spilornis cheela), 1 Changable Hawk Eagle (Nisaetus cirrhatus) and 11 individuals from the sunbird Family. Seized birds were found in poor conditions, with loss of feathers, and one with a wound on its head.

On 16 July 2018, the birds have been safely transported to Cikananga Wildlife Center for Rehabilitation.

FLIGHT thanks the Police, and Cikananga Wildlife Center, Animals Asia and Change For Animals Foundation for their support.