Lab work to confront rabbits

Biological controls have been the only effective measure to suppress European wild rabbits across Australia to date, providing opportunities for subsequent control through physical measures like ripping and baiting. However the virulence of bio-controls declines over time as the control agent and rabbits evolve, so a ‘pipeline’ of new control agents is necessary to avoid […]

Easter Bilby time

Easter Bilby champions the cause of Australian plants and animals – reclaiming their place in the Australian environment.

3 Steps to rabbit control

It is no joke – a webinar on April 1st will share 3 steps to rabbit control and the benefits to native vegetation.

Rabbit Action Resources

Victorian Rabbit Action Network’s website has a treasure trove of resources to help people and communities to develop and implement rabbit control  plans. For great range of guides, videos and other publications see the website at vran.com.au.

Multi-pronged approach needed for rabbit control

Rabbits are a persistent problem in many parts of Australia and require an equally persistent, multi-pronged response – that’s the message from a recent ABC News report. The ability of rabbits to breed quickly in good seasons, and the ever-changing dynamics between rabbits and biological controls, make surges in wild rabbit populations an enduring threat […]