A pest of plague proportions

This website gives an overview of the brush tailed possum and its pest status in New Zealand. Information is presented on how the possum established itself in New Zealand, its biology, the damage it causes, current management techniques used to mitigate the damage caused and non-target risks of management. Possible future management directions are also discussed.

Author New Zealand Department of Conservation
Date null
Year 2004
Notes Notes
Region NZ
Links https://www.doc.govt.nz/upload/documents/science-and-technical/everybodyspossum.pdf