The next time you are returning to New Zealand and pass
through an airport biosecurity control, spare a thought for
some little-known but highly significant research findings by
a University of Otago botanist.
Ryan Tupuhi, a foreman at Steve Mowat Building and
Construction Ltd, secures a replica bayonet on a memorial, at
the northern end of the Oval in Dunedin, that commemorates
soldiers who fell in the Boer War (1899-1902).
Central Otago is New Zealand's most rabbit-prone area, and
good planning and neighbourly collaboration are crucial to
cutting rabbit numbers, Jeff Donaldson, the Otago Regional
Council's director, environmental monitoring and operations,