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Is euthanising birds the only solution'

Jan 02, 2019 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

It is sad that mynahs in Potong Pasir were captured and euthanised because they were making a lot of noise (Major intervention to tackle mynah issue; Dec 29, 2018).

I remember the times when many households had roosters that loudly announced the rise of the sun daily.

There were times then when people waited for birds to flock back home and enjoyed the myriad sounds they made every evening.

They were - and indeed are - music to the ears.

In the name of civilisation an...