The Last Song: Mediteranean Bird Slaughter

In this Oct. 16, 2012 photo, a songbird poacher’s tray of frozen songbirds sits on the pavement after it was confiscated by Italian forest rangers in the Italy's Brescia region. Illegally hunted birds are secretly served as a delicacy in restaurants and homes. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder on assignment for National Geographic Magazine)

October 02, 2013 7:53 am  •