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Eradication of Australia’s vertebrate pests: a feasibility study

Eradication of introduced pest animals seems an attractive alternative to continuing control. But no well established introduced pests have been eradicated from any continent despite numerous attempts. Eradication is an intense, time-limited process offering perpetual freedom from the pest, its effects and control costs. By contrast, control is a recurrent activity with continuing damage and […]