Details of this species in Burgess Is.
Source: Island Conservation and Ecology Group, 2004
Species Notes for this Location:
Management Notes for this Location:
The Pacific rat (Rattus exulans) was eradicated from Burgess Island in the Mokohinau Islands by the Department of Conservation between 1990 and 1991, using brodifacoum (McFadden, 1992; 1994).
Burgess Island (56 ha) is located in the Mokohinau Islands, about 100 km north-east of Auckland, New Zealand. The vegetation is primarily forested (J. Russell, pers. comm.).
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