This document lists the current holdings of the Bay of Plenty Conservancy vertebrate skull and sign reference collection held at Rotorua. These are relevant to the research and management of pest and threatened species in the Bay of Plenty Conservancy.
The Foliar Browse Index method uses ground-based assessment of permanently marked plant indicator species to determine the impact of possums on forest trees/mistletoes and their response to possum control.
Whio numbers in Fiordland are greatly affected by predation by stoats. This report summarises the animal pest control and monitoring carried out in the Clinton, Arthur, and Cleddau Valleys, Fiordland, between July 2010 and June 2011.