The Wake Island Rodent Eradicaation – Part Success, Part Failure, but Wholly Instructive

  title={The Wake Island Rodent Eradicaation – Part Success, Part Failure, but Wholly Instructive},
  author={Richard E. Griffiths and Alexandra Wegmann and Chad C. Hanson and Bradford S. Keitt and Gregg R. Howald and Derek Brown and Bernie R. Tershy and William C Pitt and Matthew Moran and Kristen Rex and Susan J. White and Beth Flint and Nick Torr},
Author(s): Griffiths, Richard; Wegmann, Alex; Hanson, Chad; Keitt, Brad; Howald, Gregg; Brown, Derek; Tershy, Bernie; Pitt, William; Moran, Matthew; Rex, Kristen; White, Susan; Flint, Beth; Torr, Nick | Abstract: Rodent eradications undertaken on tropical islands have had a lower success rate than those attempted in temperate regions. A recent project undertaken to eradicate Rattus tanezumi and R. exulans from the 3 islands comprising Wake Atoll is illustrative. R. tanezumi was successfully… 

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