Shorebirds Are Still Being Hunted, Often Legally
Nature Conservancy - Science
MARCH 28, 2016
This event brought widespread attention to the fact that people are still hunting shorebirds for recreation and subsistence in parts of the world. The Snipe Hunt: Myth and Reality. 1910: The Shea White Plumage Act protected egrets, herons, gulls, and terns from feather hunting.