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    2. Alterio, N., Moller, H. and Ratz, H. 1998. Movements and habitat use of feral house cats Felis catus, Stoats Mustela erminea and ferrets Mustela furo, in grassland surrounding yellow-eyed penguin Megadyptes antipodes breeding areas in spring, Biological Conservation 83(2): 187-194.
      Summary: This report reviews available information on the adverse effects of 14 alien vertebrates considered to be ‘significant invasive species' on islands of the South Pacific and Hawaii, supplementing the authors’ experience with that of other workers.

    4. Baker-Gabb D. 2004. National Recovery Plan for the Norfolk Island Scarlet Robin Petroica multicolor multicolor and the Norfolk Island Golden Whistler Pachycephala pectoralis xanthroprocta. Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra.

    5. Barratt, D.G. 1997. Home range size, habitat utilisation and movement patterns of suburban and farm cats Felis catus. Ecography. 20: 271-280.

    6. Barratt, D.G. 1997. Predation by House Cats, Felis catus (L.), in Canberra, Australia. I. Prey composition and preference. Wildlife Research. 24 (3): 263-277.
      Summary: This paper presents the results of a study into the prey composition for house cats in Canberra, Australia.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed August 19 2010]
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]
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    11. Burbidge, A.A., 2004. Montebello Renewal: Western Shield review—February 2003. Conservation Science Western Australia 5(2), 194-201.

    13. Castillo, D. and Clarke, A.L. 2003. Trap/neuter/release methods ineffective in controlling domestic cat "colonies" on public lands. Natural Areas Journal. 23 (3): 247-253.
      Summary: This paper looks at the effectiveness of the trap/neuter/release methods used to control domestic cat colonies in the USA.

    14. Clarke, A.L. and Pacin, T. 2002. Domestic cat "colonies" in natural areas: A growing exotic species threat. Natural Areas Journal. 22 (2): 154-159.
      Summary: This paper considers the problem of domestic cat populations in natural areas in the USA.

    15. Clout, M.N. and J.C. Russell, 2006. The eradication of mammals from New Zealand islands Pages 127-141. In Koike, F., Clout, M.N., Kawamichi, M., De Poorter, M. and Iwatsuki, K. (eds.), Assessment and Control of Biological Invasion Risks. Shoukadoh Book Sellers, Kyoto, Japan and the World Conservation Union (IUCN), Gland, Switzerland, 2006.

    16. Cooper, J., Marais, A. V. N., Bloomer, J. P. and Bester, M. N. 1995. A success story: Breeding of Burrowing petrels (Procellaridae) before and after the eradication of feral cats Felis catus at subantartic Marion Island. Marine Ornithology 23: 33-37.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 23 February 2011]

    19. Daniels, M.J., Beaumont, M.A., Johnson, P.J., Balharry, D., Macdonald, D.W. and Barratt, E. 2001. Ecology and genetics of wild-living cats in the north-east of Scotland and the implications for the conservation of the wildcat. Journal of Applied Ecology. 38 (1): 146-161.
      Summary: This paper discusses the interaction between wildcats and domestic cats in Scotland, and suggests management measures.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 21 June 2010]

    21. Dickman, C. R. 1996. Overview of the impacts of feral cats on Australian native fauna. Canberra: Australian Nature Conservation Agency.
      Summary: Overview of cat eradication from North West Island.
      Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]

    23. Duffy, D. C., and Capece, P., 2012. Biology and Impacts of Pacific Island Invasive Species. 7. The Domestic Cat (Felis catus) Pacific Science 66(2):173-212. 2012

    24. Edwards, G.P., De Preu, N., Shakeshaft, B.J., Crealy, I.V. and Paltridge, R.M. 2001. Home range and movements of male feral cats (Felis catus) in a semiarid woodland environment in central Australia. Austral Ecology. 26 (1): 93.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 15 February 2005]

    26. Genovesi, P. 2005. Eradications of invasive alien species in Europe: a review. Biological Invasions. 7 (1): 127-133.
      Summary: This paper gives details of the eradications of introduced species in Europe, including the eradication of M. vison from Hiimaa Island in Estonia.

    27. Girardet, S. A. B., Veitch, C. R., Craig, J. L. 2001. Bird and rat numbers on Little Barrier Island, New Zealand, over the period of cat eradication 1976-80. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 28: 13-29.
      Summary: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species provides taxonomic, conservation status and distribution information on taxa that have been globally evaluated using the IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria. This system is designed to determine the relative risk of extinction, and the main purpose of the IUCN Red List is to catalogue and highlight those taxa that are facing a higher risk of global extinction (i.e. those listed as Critically Endangered, Endangered and Vulnerable). The IUCN Red List also includes information on taxa that are categorized as Extinct or Extinct in the Wild; on taxa that cannot be evaluated because of insufficient information (i.e. are Data Deficient); and on taxa that are either close to meeting the threatened thresholds or that would be threatened were it not for an ongoing taxon-specific conservation programme (i.e. are Near Threatened).
      Available from: [Accessed 25 May 2011]
      Summary: This compilation of information sources can be sorted on keywords for example: Baits & Lures, Non Target Species, Eradication, Monitoring, Risk Assessment, Weeds, Herbicides etc. This compilation is at present in Excel format, this will be web-enabled as a searchable database shortly. This version of the database has been developed by the IUCN SSC ISSG as part of an Overseas Territories Environmental Programme funded project XOT603 in partnership with the Cayman Islands Government - Department of Environment. The compilation is a work under progress, the ISSG will manage, maintain and enhance the database with current and newly published information, reports, journal articles etc.

    31. Konecny, M.J. 1987. Home range and activity patterns of feral house cats in the Galapagos Islands. Oikos. 50 (1): 17-23.

    35. Nogales, M.; A. Martin, B. Tershy, C.J Donlan, D. Veitch, N. Puerta, B. Wood and J. Alonso., 2004. A Review of Feral Cat Eradication on Islands.
      Summary: A review of feral cat eradication programmes on islands.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 12 March 2010]
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 12 March 2010]
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    39. Phillips, R. B., Cooke, B. D., Campbell, K., Carrion, V., Marquez, C., and Snell, H. L.. 2005. Eradicating feral cats to protect Galapagos Land Iguanas: methods and strategies. Pacific Conservation Biology 11:257-267.

    40. Rauzon, M. J. 1982. Feral cat eradication on Jarvis Island. Bulletin of the Pacific Seabird Group 9: 75.

    41. Rauzon, M. J. 1985. Feral cats on Jarvis Island; their effects and their eradication. Atoll Research Bulletin 282–292 (282). 32pp.

    43. Tasman District Council (TDC) 2001. Tasman-Nelson Regional Pest Management Strategy
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]

    46. Twyford, K. L., Humphrey, P. G., Nunn, R. P. and Willoughby, L. 2000. Eradication of feral cats (Felis catus) from Gabo Island, southeast Victoria. Ecological Management 1: 42-49.
      Summary: This database compiles information on alien species from British Overseas Territories.
      Available from: [Accessed 10 November 2009]

    48. Veitch, C. R. 1985. Methods of eradicating feral cats from offshore islands in New Zealand. In Moors, P. J. (ed.) Conservation of island birds. International Council for Bird Preservation Technical Publication No. 3, Cambridge.

    49. Veitch, C. R. 2001. The eradication of feral cats (Felis catus) from Little Barrier Island, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 28: 1-12.

    53. Woods, M., McDonald, R.A. and Harris, S. 2003. Predation of wildlife by domestic cats Felis catus in Great Britain. Mammal Review. 33 (2): 174-188.
      Summary: This paper examines the impact of predation by domestic cats on wildlife in Great Britain.

    General references

    55. Abbott, I. 2002. Origin and spread of the cat, Felis catus, on mainland Australia, with a discussion of the magnitude of its early impact on native fauna. Wildlife Research. 29 (1): 51-74.
      Summary: This article discusses the spread of the cat throughout mainland Australia and the early impact on native fauna.

    56. Ainley, D., Podolsky,R., Deforest, L., Spencer, G. and Nur, N. 2001. The status and population trends of the Newell's Shearwater on Kaua'i: Insights from modelling. Studies in Avian Biology. 22: 108-123.
      Summary: This study reports on the impacts of predators on the endangered Newell's shearwater on Kaua'I, Hawaii.

    57. Apps, P.J. 1986. Home ranges of feral cats on Dassen Island. Journal of Mammalogy. 67 (1): 199-200.
      Summary: This short note discusses the diet and home range of feral cats on Dassen Island, South Africa.

    58. Baker, P.J., Bentley, A.J., Ansell, R.J. and Harris, S. 2005. Impact of predation by domestic cats Felis catus in an urban area. Mammal Review. 35 (3-4): 302.
      Summary: This paper examines the impact of cat predation in an urban area (Bristol, UK).
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 12 March 2010]
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 16 December 2012]
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 16 Januray 2012)
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    64. Bloomer, J. P. and Bester, M. N. 1992. Control of feral cats on subantarctic Marion Island, Indian Ocean. Biological Conservation 60: 211–219.

    65. Brito, D., Oliveira, L.C. and Mello, M.A.R. 2004. An overview of mammalian conservation at Poco das Antas Biological Reserve, southeastern Brazil. Journal for Nature Conservation. 12 (4): 219-228.
      Summary: This article looks at the impacts of feral cats in the Poco das Antas Biological Reserve in Brazil.

    66. Brockman, Diane K., Laurie R. Godfrey, Luke J. Dollar and Joelisoa Ratsirarson, 2008. Evidence of Invasive Felis silvestris Predation on Propithecus verreauxi at Beza Mahafaly Special Reserve, Madagascar. International Journal of Primatology

    67. Chapuis, J., Boussès, P., & Barnaud, G. 1994. Alien mammals, impact and management in the French Subantartic Islands. Biological Conservation, 67, 97-104.
      Summary: Cet article présente la situation actuelle et les impacts des populations introduites de mammifères dans les îles subantarctiques françaises. Les moyens de contrôle en place ou planifiés sont également présentés.

    68. Churcher, P.B. and Lawton, J.H. 1987. Predation by domestic cats in an English village. Journal of Zoology. 212 (3): 439-455.
      Summary: This study looked at the impact of cat predation on a house sparrow population in a typical English village.
      Summary: English:
      The species list sheet for the Mexican information system on invasive species currently provides information related to Scientific names, family, group and common names, as well as habitat, status of invasion in Mexico, pathways of introduction and links to other specialised websites. Some of the higher risk species already have a direct link to the alert page. It is important to notice that these lists are constantly being updated, please refer to the main page (, under the section Novedades for information on updates.
      Invasive species - mammals is available from: [Accessed 30 July 2008]
      La lista de especies del Sistema de información sobre especies invasoras de méxico cuenta actualmente con información aceca de nombre científico, familia, grupo y nombre común, así como hábitat, estado de la invasión en México, rutas de introducción y ligas a otros sitios especializados. Algunas de las especies de mayor riesgo ya tienen una liga directa a la página de alertas. Es importante resaltar que estas listas se encuentran en constante proceso de actualización, por favor consulte la portada (, en la sección novedades, para conocer los cambios.
      Especies invasoras - Mamíferos is available from: [Accessed 30 July 2008]

    70. Cuthbert, R. 2003. Sign left by introduced and native predators feeding on Hutton's shearwaters Puffinus huttoni. New Zealand Journal of Zoology. 30 (3): 163-170.
      Summary: This paper looks at the range of predators which feed on the endangered Hutton's shearwater in New Zealand.

    71. Dexter, N., Dowler, R.C., Flanagan, J.P., Hart, S., Revelez, M.A. and Lee. T.E. Jr. 2004. The influence of feral cats Felis catus on the distribution and abundance of introduced and endemic Galapagos rodents. Pacific Conservation Biology. 10 (4): 210-215.
      Summary: This article looks at the differences in the impacts of feral cats on introduced and endemic rodents in the Galapagos Islands.

    72. Dickman, C.R. 1996. Overview of the Impact of Feral Cats on Australian Native Fauna. Department of the Environment and Heritage, The Australian Government.
      Summary: Comprehensive overview of features of feral cats in Australia and their impact on native species.

    73. Dilks, P.J. 1979. Observations on the food of feral cats on Campbell Island. New Zealand Journal of Ecology. 2: 64-66.
      Summary: This short paper looks at the history and diet of cats on Campbell Island, New Zealand.

    74. Dutton, J. 1994. Introduced mammals in Sao Tome and Principe: possible threats to biodiversity. Biodiversity and Conservation. 3: 927-938.
      Summary: This paper outlines the history of mammal introductions to Sao Tome and Principe.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]

    76. Faulquier, L. 2005. Evaluation de l’impact des chats harets Felis catus sur les populations d’oiseaux marins de deux îles tropicales (La Réunion et Juan de Nova) et propositions de mesures de gestion. Rapport de stage, Master SET, Université Paul Cézanne et Laboratoire ECOMAR Université de la Réunion. 36pp

    77. Fitzgerald, B. M. 1988. Diet of domestic cats and their impact on prey populations. pp. 123-147 in Turner, D.C. and Bateson, P. (eds.), The domestic cat: the biology of its behaviour. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K. 222 pp.

    78. Fitzgerald, B. M. 1990. House cat. In King, C. M. (ed.) The Handbook of New Zealand mammals. Oxford University Press, Auckland. pp. 330-348

    79. Fitzgerald, B. M. and Karl, B. J. 1986. Home range of feral cats (Felis catus L.) in forest of the Orongorongo Valley, Wellington, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 9: 71–81.

    80. Fitzgerald, B. M. and Turner, D. C. 2000. Hunting behaviour of domestic cats and their impact on prey populations. pp. 151-175 in Turner, D.C. and Bateson, P. (eds.), The domestic cat: the biology of its behaviour. Second Edition. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K. 244 pp.

    81. Fitzgerald, B. M. and Veitch, C. R. 1985. The cats of Herekopare Island, New Zealand; their history, ecology and effects on wildlife. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 12: 319–330.
      Summary: Synthèse sur la biodiversité des îles françaises d'outre-mer et les enjeux de conservation.
      Available from: [Accessed 26 March 2008]
      Summary: Consequences to the biodiversity of New Caledonia of the introduction of plant and animal species.
      Summary: Overview of Turks and Caicos iguana status on Turks and Caicos Island.
      Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]

    85. Gillies, C. 2001. Advances in New Zealand mammalogy 1990 - 2000: House cat. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 31: 205-218.

    86. Gillies, C.A., Leach, M.R., Coad, N.B., Theobald, S.W., Campbell, J., Herbert, T., Graham, P.J. and Pierce, R.J. 2003. Six years of intensive pest mammals control at Trounson Kauri Park, a Department of Conservation "mainland island", June 1996-July 2002. New Zealand Journal of Zoology. 30 (4): 399-420.
      Summary: This paper describes the pest management strategies which were undertaken at Trounson Kauri Park, New Zealand.

    87. Harper, G.A. 2005. Numerical and functional response of feral cats (Felis catus) to variations in abundance of primary prey on Stewart Island (Rakiura), New Zealand. Wildlife Research. 32: 597-604.
      Summary: This paper examines the relationship between feral cats on Stewart Island and rats, their primary food source.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 1 February 2012]
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 1 February 2012]

    90. Hodges, C.S.N. and Nagata, R.J. Sr. 2001. Effects of predator control on the survival and breeding success of the endangered Hawaiian Dark-rumped Petrel. Studies in Avian Biology. 22: 308-318.
      Summary: This study reports on the impacts of predator control on the population of the Hawaiian petrel.

    91. Hu, D., Glidden, C., Lippert, J.S., Schnell, L., MacIvor, J.S. and Meisler, J. 2001. Habitat use and limiting factors in a population of Hawaiian Dark-rumped petrels on Mauna Loa, Hawaii. Studies in Avian Biology. 22: 234-242.
      Summary: This study reports on the factors which are contributing to the endangered status of the Hawaiian dark-rumped petrel on Mauna Loa, Hawaii.

    92. Imber, M. J. 1975. Petrels and predators. International Council for Bird Preservation Bulletin 12: 260–263.
      Summary: An online database that provides taxonomic information, common names, synonyms and geographical jurisdiction of a species. In addition links are provided to retrieve biological records and collection information from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Data Portal and bioscience articles from BioOne journals.
      Available from: [Accessed March 2005]

    94. Jogahara, T., Ogura, G., Sasaki, T., Takehara, K. and Kawashima, Y. 2003. Food habits of cats (Felis catus) in forests and villages and their impacts on native animals in the Yambaru Area, northern part of Okinawa Island, Japan. Honyurui Kagaku. 43 (1): 29-37.
      Summary: This paper looks at the diet and impacts of feral cats on native animals on Okinawa Island, Japan.

    95. Jones, E. 1977. Ecology of the feral cat, Felis catus (L.), (Carnivora: Felidae) on Macquarie Island. Australian Wildlife Research. 4 (3): 249-262.
      Summary: This paper discusses the ecology of the feral cat on Macquarie Island.

    96. Kawakami, K. and Fujita, M. 2004. Feral cat predation on seabirds on Hahajima, the Bonin Islands, Southern Japan. Ornithological Science. 3: 155-158.
      Summary: This paper looks at the impacts feral cats are having on the seabird population of the Bonin Islands, Japan.
      Summary: Description of various bird wildlife impacted by a domestic cat on Hahajima Island, Bonin Islands (Japan).
      Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]

    98. Keedwell, R.J. 2003. Does fledging equal success? Post-fledgling mortality in the Black-fronted tern. Journal of Field Ornithology. 74 (3): 217-221.
      Summary: This paper looks at the causes of fledgling mortality in the endangered black-fronted tern in New Zealand.

    99. Keitt, B.S. and Tershy, B.R. 2003. Cat eradication significantly decreases shearwater mortality. Animal Conservation. 6: 307-308.
      Summary: This paper reports on the changes in shearwater mortality on Natividad Island, Mexico, following cat eradication.

    100. Kerbiriou, C. and Le Viol, I. 1999. Predation of storm petrels Hydrobates pelagicus by domestic cats in the islands of Molene, Ledenez Vraz and Ledenez Vihan (Molene Archipelago, west Brittany). Alauda. 67 (2): 119-122.
      Summary: This article reports on the predation by cats on storm petrels in the Molene Archipelago, France.

    101. Kirkpatrick, R. D. and Rauzon, M. J. 1986. Foods of feral cats Felis catus on Jarvis and Howland Islands, central Pacific Ocean. Biotropica 18(1): 72–75.

    102. Laut, M.E., Banko, P.C. and Gray, E.M. 2003. Nesting behavior of Palila, as assessed from video recordings. Pacific Science. 57 (4): 385-392.
      Summary: This paper presents the findings of video recordings of the nests of the endangered palila, in Hawaii.

    103. McChesney, G.J. and Tershy, B.R. 1998. History and status of introduced mammals and impacts to breeding seabirds on the California Channel and Northwestern Baja California Islands. Colonial Waterbirds. 21 (3): 335-347.
      Summary: This paper examines the impacts of introduced mammals such as feral cats on breeding seabird populations in the California Channel Islands and the Northwestern Baja California Islands.

    104. McOrist, S. and Kitchener, A.C. 1994. Current threats to the European wildcat, Felis silvestris, in Scotland. Ambio. 23 (4-5): 4-5.
      Summary: The authors outline the threats to the European wildcat in Scotland, including hybridisation with domestic cats.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed March 21 2008]

    106. Norbury, G. 2001. Conserving dryland lizards by reducing predator-mediated apparent competition and direct competition with introduced rabbits. Journal of Applied Ecology 38: 1350-1361.

    107. Palmer, S. August 14, 2004. Salmonella outbreak forces county to destroy feral cats. The Register-Guard
      Summary: This newspaper article reports on an outbreak of salmonella among feral cats in Oregon, USA.

    108. Paltridge, R., Gibson, D. and Edwards, G. 1997. Diet of the feral cat (Felis catus) in Central Australia. Wildlife Research. 24 (1): 67-76.
      Summary: This paper discusses the diet of feral cats in central Australia.

    109. Pascal, M. 1980. Structure et dynamique de la population de Chats harets de l'archipel des Kerguelen. Mammalia, 42, 161-182.

    110. Pascal, M., Barré, N., De Garine-Wichatitsky, Lorvelec, O., Frétey, T., Brescia, F., Jourdan, H. 2006. Les peuplements néo-calédoniens de vertébébrés : invasions, disparitions. Pp 111-162, in M.-L. Beauvais et al., : Les espèces envahissantes dans l’archipel néo-calédonien, Paris, IRD Éditions, 260 p.+ cédérom
      Summary: Synthèse des introductions d'espèces de vertébrés en Nouvelle-Calédonie et évaluation de leurs impacts.

    111. Pei, J-C. 2004. Present status of larger mammals in Kenting National Park and their conservation concerns. Taiwan Journal of Forest Science. 19 (3): 199-214.
      Summary: This paper describes the status of large mammals in Kenting National Park, Taiwan.

    112. Phillips, R. B., Winchell, C. S., Schmidt, R. H. 2007. Dietary overlap of an alien and native carnivore on San Clemente Island, California. Journal of Mammalogy 88:173-180.

    113. Pierpaoli, M., Biro, Z.S., Herrmann, M., Hupe, K., Fernandes, M., Ragni, B., Szemethy, L. and Randi, E. 2003. Genetic distinction of wildcat (Felis silvestris) populations in Europe, and hybridisation with domestic cats in Hungary. Molecular Ecology. 12: 2585-2598.
      Summary: This paper examines the genetic relationship and degree of hybridisation between feral cats and wildcats in Europe.
      Summary: Economic impacts of invasive species, including brief mention of cat predation.
      Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]

    115. Pontier, D., Say, L., Debias, F., Bried, J., Thioulouse, J., Micol, T. and Natoli, E. 2002. The diet of feral cats (Felis catus L.) at five sites on the Grande Terre, Kerguelen archipelago. Polar Biology. 25 (11): 833-837.
      Summary: The authors report on a study of the diet of feral cats on Grande Terre, Kerguelen Archipelago, in the French Southern Territories.

    116. Putaala, A., Turtola, A. and Hissa, R. 2001. Mortality of wild and released hand-reared grey partridges (Perdix perdix) in Finland. Game and Wildlife Science. 18 (3-4): 291-304.
      Summary: This paper examines the causes for mortality of wild and released grey partridges in Finland.

    117. Rouys, S. and Theuerkauf, J. 2003. Factors determining the distribution of introduced mammals in nature reserves of the southern province, New Caledonia. Wildlife Research. 30 (2): 187-191.
      Summary: This paper discusses the distribution of introduced mammals in New Caledonia's southern nature reserves.

    118. Sanders, M. D. and Maloney, R.F. 2002. Causes of mortality at nests of ground-nesting birds in the Upper Waitaki Basin, South Island, New Zealand: A 5-year video study. Biological Conservation. 106 (2): 225-236.
      Summary: This study looked at the causes of mortality for a range of ground-nesting birds in the Upper Waitaki Basin in New Zealand's South Island.

    119. Say, L., Gaillard, J-M. and Pontier, D. 2002. Spatio-temporal variation in cat population density in a sub-Antarctic environment. Polar Biology. 25 (2): 90-95.
      Summary: This study provides estimates of the population size of cats on Kerguelen Island.

    120. Seabrook, Wendy., 1989. Feral cats (Felis catus) as predators of hatchling green turtles (Chelonia mydas). J. Zool., Lond. (1989) 219, 83-88

    121. Smucker, T.D., Lindsey, G.D. and Mosher, S.M. 2000. Home range and diet of feral cats in Hawaii forests. Pacific Conservation Biology. 6 (3): 229-237.
      Summary: This study looked at the home range and diet of feral cats in Hawaiian forests.

    122. Thibault J.-C. 1988. Menaces et conservation des oiseaux de PolynCsie franqaise. Pages 87-124 in Livre rouge des oiseaux des rCgions franqaises d'outre-mer. I.C.B.P., monographie 5.

    123. Tidemann, C.R., Yorkston, H.D. and Russack, A.J. 1994. The diet of cats, Felis catus, on Christmas Island, Indian Ocean. Wildlife Research. 21 (3): 279-285.
      Summary: This article discusses the diet of feral cats on Christmas Island, Indian Ocean.

    124. Traveset, A. and Riera, N. 2005. Disruption of a plant-lizard seed dispersal system and its ecological effect on a threatened endemic plant in the Balearic Islands. Conservation Biology. 19 (2): 421-431.
      Summary: This paper discusses the ecological impacts of cat predation on the Balearic Islands.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]
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      Summary: Information on wild cats.
      Available from: [Accessed 16 May 2006]

    128. Urtizberea, pers.comm., 2007
      Summary: Personal communication with Frank Urtizberea, from the "Direction de l'Agriculture et de la Forêt".

    129. Wanless, R.M., Cunningham, J., Hockey, P.A.R., Wanless, J., White, R.W. and Wiseman, R. 2002. The success of a soft-release introduction of the flightless Aldabra rail (Dryolimnas (cuvieri) aldabranus) on Aldabra Atoll, Seychelles. Biological Conservation. 107 (2): 203-210.
      Summary: This paper reports on the release of the Aldabra rail on to Aldabra Atoll in the Seychelles.

    130. Watanabe, S., Nakanishi, N. and Izawa, M. 2003. Habitat and prey resource overlap between the Iriomote cat Prionailurus iriomotensis and introduced feral cat Felis catus based on assessment of scat content and distribution. Mammal Study. 28 (1): 47-56.
      Summary: This paper examines the relationship and potential for competition between feral cats and the Iriomote cat on Iriomote Island, Japan.
      Summary: Available from: [Accessed Feb 15 2005]

    132. Weggler, M. and Leu, B. 2001. A source population of Black Redstarts (Phoenicurus ochruros) in villages with a high density of feral cats (Felis catus). Journal Fuer Ornithologie. 142 (3): 273-283.
      Summary: This study looked at the impact of feral cat predation on a population of black redstarts in Switzerland.
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