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Fantastic fund raising helped clear rodents from 600 hectares in South Georgia

Wednesday, July 20th 2011 - 11:30 UTC
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A fantastic £60,000+ of funding was raised for the SGHT Habitat Restoration Project on South Georgia in the 2010-2011 season thanks to the many visitors who sponsored a hectare. Read full article


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  • stick up your junta

    The Royal Navy did a good job of getting rid of some vermin, from the Islands in 1982

    I'll Get Me Coat

    Jul 20th, 2011 - 12:36 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • briton

    wherever they find vermin,
    the navy will deal with them.

    Jul 20th, 2011 - 02:29 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Viscount Falkland

    Could Professor Tony Martin and SGHT Communications Manager Ruth Fraser , please tell us how many other animals and birds died because of ingestion of the rat bait ?

    Jul 21st, 2011 - 03:48 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Typhoon

    I believe that many of the rats were determined to be argentine. Illegally imported in 1982.

    Jul 21st, 2011 - 05:22 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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