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Author Cooke, Brian Douglas, author

Title Australia's war against rabbits : the story of rabbit haemorrhagic disease / by Brian Douglas Cooke
Published Collingwood, Vic. : CSIRO Publishing, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 222 pages) : illustrations
Contents 19 Ecological effects of RHD in Australia and New Zealand20 Blood groups and rabbit control?; 21 Discovering kindred; 22 A steadily changing virus; 23 A dissection of uncertainties; 24 A surgery of suppositions; 25 Modelling hypotheticals; 26 Genetically modified viruses -- international issues; 27 Impediments to rabbit control; 28 The dinner party; 29 Hunter and farmer; 30 Future gazing; 31 Epilogue; References; Index
Summary Provides up-to-date information on the use of biological control agents to manage wild rabbit populations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Rabbits -- Biological control -- Australia
Rabbits -- Control -- Australia
Hemorrhagic diseases -- Susceptibility
Rabbits -- Diseases.
Birth control.
Hemorrhagic Disease Virus, Rabbit
Population Control
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- General.
Rabbits -- Biological control.
Rabbits -- Control.
Rabbits -- Diseases.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781486301744