RATS

Operational Plan for Eradication of Ship Rats (Rattus rattus), Kiore (Rattus exulans), House Mouse (Mus musculus) and Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus cuniculus) from Ohinau and Motutapere Islands

This is the final report for an island eradication project by the New Zealand Department of Conservation. This operation involved two phases: Two aerial applications of poison bait to target […]

Anticoagulant residues in rat liver: Persistence and secondary hazard to non-target species

In New Zealand, the second-generation anticoagulant brodifacoum has been successfully used in island rodent eradications and is currently applied in some mainland areas to control introduced pests such as brushtail […]