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- R. Brand Phillips, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Biological conservation 2012 v.147 no.1 pp. 264-269
- Columba livia; air; biodiversity; birds; introduced species; islands; mammals; Galapagos Islands
- ... Alien species can negatively affect global biodiversity, especially on islands. Significant advances in methods for eradicating mammals from islands have been achieved. In contrast, development of methods for eradicating birds from islands has lagged and few islands have had alien birds successfully eradicated. We report on a 7year campaign to remove rock pigeons from the Galapagos Islands. To dat ...