Effects of possums on native vegetation

Possums are a serious conservation pest not just because they can decimate localised stands of trees such as the spectacular, red flowering pohutukawas trees on Rangiototo Island, but more importantly because they change the overall structure and composition of native forests and other ecosystems.

Author Graham Nugent
Date null
Publisher Landcare Research
Institution Landcare Research
Pages 2
Notes Notes
Region NZ
Links https://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/infosheets/possums/possum_native_vege.pdf