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    Details of this species in Malta
    Status: Alien
    Invasiveness: Invasive
    Occurrence: Present/controlled
    Source: BirdLife Malta, undated
    Arrival Date:
    Introduction:
    Management Notes for this Location:
    Eradication of rats (Rattus rattus and R. norvegicus) is one of a series of actions being undertaken by the EU LIFE Yelkouan Shearwater Project. The overall aim of the project is to increase breeding pairs from 1500 to 2000 pairs nationally, and from 500 pairs to 700 pairs at Rdum tal-Madonna Special Protected area (75.3 hectares) (BirdLife Malta, undated).
    Location Notes:
    Last Modified: 25/07/2007 11:32:56 a.m.


ISSG Landcare Research NBII IUCN University of Auckland