Feral cat

Western Shield

Western Shield is safeguarding Western Australia’s native animals. Launched in 1996, it is now the biggest wildlife conservation program ever undertaken in Australia. Western Shield, winner of the prestigious national […]

Turning back the tide: the invasive species challenge

Senate Inquiry into the regulation, control and management of invasive species and the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Invasive Species) Bill 2002.

The scavenging behaviour of ferrets (Mustela Furo), feral cats (Felis domesticus), possums (Trichosurus vulpecula), hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus) and harrier hawks (Circus approximans) on pastoral farmland in New Zealand: Implications for bovine

Aims: To identify species that scavenge carcasses in pastoral habitats in New Zealand; to determine whether there were interspecific or intraspecific differences in scavenging behaviour and; to document any interspecific […]

Counting the cost: impact of invasive animals in Australia, 2004

Feral animals cost Australia in excess of $720 million per year. They cause catastrophic damage and threaten our landscape, agriculture and industries. This report estimates the economic, environmental and social […]