Kōrero: Rabbits

Bulldozing rabbit warrens (3 o 3)

Bulldozing rabbit warrens

One way of destroying rabbits was to bulldoze their warrens. The entrances to the burrows can be seen in the foreground. Bulldozing was only of temporary use, at best – the remaining rabbits soon colonised new areas, and in time returned to their old sites.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AANR 6329 55 K 3822

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Robert Peden, 'Rabbits - Controlling rabbits with poison', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/15256/bulldozing-rabbit-warrens (accessed 15 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Robert Peden, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008