Pests have a significant impact on both our terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Find out how DOC and many organisations across the country work to protect our taonga:
Learn to recognise some of New Zealand's worst pests
Discover why their life-histories and habits make them a threat to our wildlife
Identify the types of traps used for different species
Observe trap operation
Think critically about control of introduced predators
We encourage students to consider how trapping may contribute to environmental goals for their school.
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