Yellow Breasted Bunting
The Yellow Breasted Bunting, otherwise known as “Rice Bird” winters in Asian rice fields and grasslands. Theatened by hunting, it is considered a delicacy in South China, Cambodia, Nepal. Plus loss of reedbeds has reduced roost sites. Overall there has been a 95% decline and hunting was banned in 1997 but the Black market persists.
33 x 31cm
Fused glass, stained glass, marble