Some great resources, specially chosen for archiving.
What is eating Australia?
An article, ‘What is eating Australia?‘, written by Dr Rob Morrison, Chairman of ARRFA, 1995 – 1998. This important document explains a range of issues associated with ecosystems and why we need to remove exotic animals, such as rabbits, from them.
Rabbit Threat Abatement Plan, Background Document, 2015
Rabbits are a potential threat to over 300 threatened native species in Australia. A comprehensive background document presents information used to update a national Threat Abatement Plan for competition and land degradation by rabbits. See the draft Department of the Environment Background Document.
The Origins of Easter Bunny – Bilbies not Bunnies article, The Conversation, 2013
The first Easter Bunnies were a tricky way to avoid a papal decree to not eat red meat during Lent. A great article by RFA Patron Brian Cooke, explains the origins of both Easter Bunny and Easter Bilby. See the full ‘Bunnies or Bilbies’ article in The Conversation, March 29, 2013.