A Customs official received an award for his contribution in preventing crimes against the wildlife


2014-12-19

 

A customs official of the National Customs Agency of the Republic of Bulgaria received an award for his contribution in preventing crimes against the wildlife. Over the last more than 14 years the customs official of Vidin Customs House Viacheslav Rangelov has discovered many smuggled through the Bulgarian border protected species, including turtles from the Eastern Rhodopes, predatory birds, parrots, etc..

Executive Forest Agency (EFA) and Bulgarian Society for Protection of Birds (BSPB) gave awards to all participants in the "I protect the forests and eagles of Bulgaria" campaign on an event in the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency` s National Press Club.