11 Aug '12, 6am

Hemos perdido 300 millones de aves ligadas a los medios agrarios desde 1980. Hay que cambiar la PAC vía BirdLife

Hemos perdido 300 millones de aves ligadas a los medios agrarios desde 1980. Hay que cambiar la PAC vía BirdLife

The latest scientific data brought together by BirdLife International and the European Bird Census Council show that common farmland birds continue to decline in the EU: 300 million farmland birds have been lost since 1980. The news was released last week, on the eve of a major civil society debate organised by the European Commission and the new Cypriot Presidency of the EU on Friday 13, in which decision makers and civil society organisations discussed support for the so-called “green reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)”. Amidst growing fears that this latest reform might not deliver on its promises, today’s news should have a serious sobering effect and remind everyone what is at stake.

Full article: http://www.birdlife.org/community/2012/07/300-million-far...

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