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Thursday, June 12, 2014

Photos of the Day: June 12, 2014

Philippine blue naped parrots, seized from illegal traders, are seen at a police station in Manila, Philippines, June 12, 2014. Manila Police intelligence chief Don Austria said authorities seized 51 endangered animal species, three mynas and 48 blue naped parrots, illegally sold by alleged traders. The Philippine Myna's and blue naped parrots are considered critically endangered species in the country, facing extremely high risk of extinction in the wild in the immediate future.