Details of this species in Coronados Is.
Source: Tershy et al. 2002; Wood et al. 2002.
Species Notes for this Location:
Management Notes for this Location:
Cats were eradicated using a combination of environmental education and hunting and/or trapping. They were hunted both day and night, and trapped using Victor no. 1½ padded leg hold traps.
Reduction in native biodiversity: It is reported that on Coronados Islands, Cassin's auklets (Ptychoramphus aleuticus) were driven to extinction due to cat predation, but recolonised the island within 4 years after cats were eradicated (Nogales et al 2004).
Last Modified: 15/02/2005 9:44:29 a.m.