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    Details of this species in Arzanah Is.
    Status: Alien
    Invasiveness: Invasive
    Occurrence: Present/controlled
    Source: UAE Interact Undated b
    Arrival Date:
    Introduction:
    Species Notes for this Location:
    Management Notes for this Location:
    Cats and rats, as on Zirku Island, are now subject to a control programme.
    Location Notes:
    The island, with an area of about 10 square kilometres, has a barren central hilly spine rising to 66 metres and is geologically the higher part of an underlying salt dome. Once a centre of the oil industry, its facilities are now being de-commissioned, and an ecological restoration programme may follow this.
    Last Modified: 24/07/2006 3:28:40 p.m.


ISSG Landcare Research NBII IUCN University of Auckland