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Survey of the lizard fauna of Quail Island, Lyttelton Harbour, Canterbury
(Lincoln University. Bio-Protection & Ecology Division., 1999-02)
Quail Island is presently the focus of an ecological restoration effort. Before restoration can begin the current biota of Quail Island must be surveyed. This study surveyed the lizard fauna of the island. Different ...
Identification of weta foraging on brodifacoum bait and the risk of secondary poisoning for birds on Quail Island, Canterbury, New Zealand
(Lincoln, Canterbury, 2006)
Brodifacoum is a second-generation anticoagulant used for rodent control in New Zealand. Concerns about the poisoning of non-target species have resulted in restrictions being imposed on the mainland. It is, however, still ...
Restoration of Quail Island invertebrates
(Lincoln University. Ecology and Entomology Group, 2001-11)
The aim of this project is to survey the current invertebrate fauna on Quail Island (including King Billy Island) and compare it with the fauna in similar habitat in close proximity such as Magnificent Valley in Orton ...
The potential for eradication of hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus) from Quail Island, Banks Peninsula
(Lincoln University. Ecology and Entomology Group, 2000-02)
European hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus) are the most abundant mammal species remaining on Quail Island in Lyttelton Harbour. They are likely to be impacting on the existing native fauna of the island and will impede any ...
Proceedings of the Quail Island Ecological Restoration Trust Workshop held at Lincoln University on 28 May 2006
Reports on a meeting relating to ecological restoration of Quail Island (Banks Peninsula, Canterbury). Topics include: Animal-related work (Mike Bowie); Bird monitoring on Quail Island (Nick Allen); Plants (Colin Burrows); ...
The eradication of mammalian predators from Quail Island, Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Ecology and Entomology Group., 2003-02)
In the period from January 2000 to January 2003 an attempt was made to eradicate mammalian pests (rodents, mustelids and hedgehogs) from Quail Island (Otamahua) to allow re-introductions of native species that were once ...