The Maltese Hunters’ federation says BirdLife Malta executive director Steve Micklewright ‘transmits incorrect and biased communication’ on the local hunting and trapping scene.

The war of words between the Maltese Hunters’ Federation (FKNK) and BirdLife Malta is now intensifying as the countries March General Election approach. As hunting and environment lobbying strengthen the closer the 9 March elections get, hunters’ federation FKNK and environmental NGO BirdLife Malta continue with their accusations and clarifications.