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Sustainable harvest solution to kereru conflict – Professor Len Gillman

Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in on August 16th, 2016.

It might seem surprising coming from a conservationist, but sustainable harvest of kereru could satisfy everyone’s needs, writes AUT’s Professor Len Gillman in the New Zealand Herald. An excerpt (read in full): The main cause of kereru decline is predation and competition from mammalian pests, not hunting, and controlling these pests with natural poisons such […]

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