Indonesia’s songbird competitions and illegal bird trade | BIRDSONG | COCONUTS TV ON IFLIX

In Indonesia’s thriving illegal wildlife markets, endangered songbirds are one of the most popular items for sale.

Many of these birds are destined for the singing competitions with massive cash prizes that draw competitors from around the country. Over 2 million birds are traded each year in Indonesia, and many species are moving closer to extinction.

Watch our short documentary “Birdsong” from the COCONUTS TV ON IFLIX show, featuring correspondent Denny Frust!

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