Towards Predator-Free Taranaki

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New Plymouth rat numbers declining

Urban predator control looks to be paying off in New Plymouth, with new data showing a decline in the city’s rat population. 

Towards Predator-Free Taranaki carries out rat monitoring annually at the same 100 locations across New Plymouth – mainly public parks and walkways.

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Backyard rat trapping: A step by step guide

Join Halema from Towards Predator-Free Taranaki as she walks you through rat trapping - from where to put the trap, how to set it and what to do when you catch something! Perfect for those new to trapping. 

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