MENU Central Coast Deer & Vermin Control

Invaders take toll on threatened species

28-Feb-2019

According to new research from the Threatened Species Recovery Hub, Australia's 10 worst invaders based on how many threatened species they impact are out....some of the top 10 may surprise you.

  1. European rabbits impact 321 threatened species 
  2. Phytophthora plant disease impact 236 threatened species
  3. Feral pigs impact 149 threatened species
  4. Feral cats impact 123 threatened species
  5. Feral goats impact 116 threatened species
  6. European red foxes impact 95 threatened species
  7. Lantana impact 95 threatened species
  8. Blackberries impact 47 threatened species
  9. Black rats impact 42 threatened species
  10. Feral cattle impact 39 threatened species
References and further reading: http://www.publish.csiro.au/pc/pc18044


Comment

No Very




Captcha Image

Contact
Mobile: 0417 931 588
International: 61 417 931 588
Contact Us: Enquiry
Address:

PO Box 5065
Dora Creek NSW 2264 Australia