“Parkcare volunteers have begun preparations for rabbit control and we will be looking for additional volunteers in coming months to assist in a rabbit mapping program,” said Stephen Hughes, Manager, National Parks, Reserves and Rural Land.
“Volunteers are given training in locating and identifying active rabbit warrens, recording their location using a GPS and marking each site. Data will then be collated to produce maps of each area which will be an invaluable resource for control work early next year.
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