A rat management project to eradicate this…
Rats are invasive species in Tuvalu. Rattus rattus, or black rats, are rampaging through Tuvalu’s atolls and gnawing through the country’s chief export crop – coconuts. This dataset contains a brief introduction into a project that was implemented by a locally-recruited retired rodent management expert who showed coconut farmers how to dispose of the rats in an environmentally-friendly manner.
|Publisher||Department of Environment, Tuvalu|
|Modified||15 February 2022|
|Release Date||06 July 2021|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Tuvalu|
|Author||Mathews, Christopher /Food and Agriculture Organization|