Man charged of hunting using the “enfilat” in Alfondeguilla (Castellón)

The Civil Guard of Castellón has placed the investigative findings at the disposition of the District Court of Nules for a possible crime against flora and fauna.

A 36-year old resident of Vall d’Uixó has been reported as the author of these acts, for capturing birds using collapsible nets, a method known as “enfilat”. This practice consists of capturing goldfinches, linnets and other fringillidae in collapsible nets of eight to ten meters in length, using bird songs.

Furthermore, the Civil Guard has confiscated nine greenfinches and a goldfinch.

Source: El periódico Mediterraneo

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