Predictors of clutch predation of banded dotterels in braided rivers of the Mackenzie Basin, New Zealand.

Introduced predators are a serious threat to New Zealand’s indigenous fauna. Reducing the abundance of predators is the main method used for protection, but it is not a guarantee for […]

Short-term ecological effects of rabbit haemorrhagic disease in the short-tussock grasslands of the South Island, New Zealand

Rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD) has reduced populations of rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) across most rabbit-prone short-tussock grasslands of New Zealand, at scales rarely seen there before. Flow-on effects to other parts […]