Lex pernis apivorus: an experiment of environmental law methodology (J. Ebbeson)

Author Jonas Ebbesson Keywords Environment, Animals, Birds, Conservation, EC law, Habitats, International environmental law Abstract Analyses the effectiveness of nature conservation law by tracking the migration of the honey buzzard from its breeding ground in Sweden, across continental Europe through to its winter in Africa. Identifies national, regional and international environmental legislation applicable to its […]

Conservation clash and the case for exemptions: how eagle protection conflicts with Hopi cultural preservation (S. Fenstemaker)

Author Sarah Fenstemaker Keywords Arts and culture, Environment, Birds, Environmental protection, Hunting, Indigenous peoples, Religions, Traditional knowledge Abstract Discusses the impact of US Fish and Wildlife Service proposals to end the granting of religious exemptions to the ban on the hunting of certain migratory birds on the Hopi tribe, which uses golden eagles and their […]

Sequential foraging, itinerant fences and parrot poaching in Bolivia (S.F. Pires and R.V. Clarke)

Author(s) Stephen F. Pires and Ronald V. Clarke Keywords Animals, Birds, Bolivia, Poaching, Wildlife offences Abstract Investigates why some specific species of Bolivian parrots are found in illegal pet markets in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, using optimal foraging theory. Citation (2011) 51(2) British Journal of Criminology 314-335 Paper Sequential foraging, itinerant fences and parrot poaching in […]

Limitations of European Union policy and law for regulating use of lead shot and sinkers: comparisons with North American regulation (V.G. Thomas and R. Guitart)

Author(s) Vernon G. Thomas Raimon Guitart Keywords Animal, Environment, Birds, Canada, Conservation, EU Law, Hunting, Lead poisoning, United States Abstract Summarises the efforts of EU Member States to restrict the use in hunting of lead shot and sinkers, known to be toxic to wild birds, and compares policy and regulation in the US and Canada. […]