Rabbits wrought untold damage to Australian landscapes, but rabbit bio-controls have been incredibly successful in triggering environmental recovery across massive areas of Australia.
Decimation of rabbits by calicivirus laid the foundation for a private sanctuary where rare species are now being reintroduced to the recovering habitat.
Blackberries provide great shelter for rabbits, so it makes good sense to clean them up together – and that’s what the Weeds & Rabbits Project has been promoting in Victoria. The project applied systems thinking to understand how people make decisions about pest and weed control, and to map the various groups and agencies involved. […]
Bait, rip, fumigate – its time to plan for rabbit control.
Reclaiming Australian landscapes – rabbit control is an important first step.
Landholders and agencies providing a great example of integrated rabbit control.
Rabbits leave Mornington Peninsula resident ‘hopping mad’ after invading residential properties.
There’s a place for every creature. Protect it in it’s place, and make sure it doesn’t invade that of another.
Lowering rabbit numbers helps control cats, and is an essential part of wildlife recovery programs.
Easter Bilby champions the cause of Australian plants and animals – reclaiming their place in the Australian environment.