September 23, 2019 1:53 pm
Predator Free 2050 Limited is seeking applications from students wishing to conduct possum, rat or mustelid fieldwork projects, particularly in urban and rural landscapes.
Up to five honours and post-graduate students will be funded up to $30,000 each, for operational and associated laboratory expenses. …more
September 18, 2019 12:07 pm
The second issue of Target 0 is out, with its quarterly round-up of news from large landscape and research projects around the country.
We now have over 72,000ha targeted for removal of at least one introduced predator and protection from reinvasion.
With Taranaki, Hawke’s Bay and Wellington operations well underway, 95 jobs have been created and Waiheke and Dunedin are also hiring.
July 29, 2019 8:00 am
New Zealand Gardener magazine talks with broadcaster Jesse Mulligan and Predator Free New Zealand Trust’s Jessi Morgan about the importance of tackling predators in our backyards. …more
July 8, 2019 10:00 am
MEDIA RELEASE The country’s biggest urban predator eradication operation begins today as the Predator Free Wellington team begin installing 6,000 traps and bait stations in backyards across the Miramar Peninsula. Predator Free Wellington is a 10 year project aiming to make Wellington free of rats, possums and mustelids. The first stage of the eradication project […] …more
June 5, 2019 3:29 pm
Predator Free 2050 Limited has launched ‘Target 0’, a quarterly round-up of news from large landscape and research projects around the country. In this issue: Signs of the impact Towards Predator-Free Taranaki. HBC already looking beyond Mahia. Stats on support for Predator Free Wellington. Daunting task for Te Korowai O Waiheke. Possum catch trends in […] …more