Research Archive

Centre for Wildlife Management and Conservation

Research Archive

Centre for Wildlife Management and Conservation

 

Recent Submissions

  • Shapiro, Lee; Eason, C. T.; Bunt, C. R.; Hix, S.; Aylett, P.; MacMorran, D. (New Zealand Ecological Society, 2016)
    Sodium nitrite (NaNO₂), a commonly used food preservative, has been researched in New Zealand for the control of brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula). In sufficiently high doses, NaNO₂ is toxic because it disrupts ...
  • Murphy, E.; Sjoberg, T.; Dilks, P.; Barun, A.; Smith, D.; Aylett, P.; MacMorran, D.; Eason, C. (Palmerston North, )
    Rats and stoats continue to have a major impact on biodiversity in New Zealand, and improved control techniques are required to avoid further extinctions. A resetting toxin delivery device (Spitfire) is being developed as ...