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Poaching is a BIG threat to California wildlife

Tundra swan by Brian Murphy, Walnut Creek, Calif.
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Audubon California-backed anti-poaching legislation gets first committee hearing.

New legislation to address what many see as a rising threat to California wildlife will see its first committee hearing today (April 28) at the State Capitol. Assembly Bill 708, sponsored by Assembly Member Jared Huffman of Marin, seeks to impose substantial new penalties for poaching.
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Posted on Tuesday, April 28th, 2009
Under: Animal protection legislation, Birds, Game birds, Poaching, Waterfowl | No Comments »