Details of this species in Lord Howe Is.
Source: Parkes et al. 2002.
Species Notes for this Location:
Introduced rats make up 87% of the diet of cats on Lord Howe Island (Zavaleta et al. 2001; in: Zavaleta, 2002).
Management Notes for this Location:
Feral cats were eradicated from Lord Howe Island by the 1980s.
Lord Howe Island (1176 ha), home to several endemic birds, is located about 700 km off the east coast of Australia. It was inscribed as a World Heritage Site in 1982, and has been inhabited since 1834.
Last Modified: 11/03/2005 12:00:35 p.m.