Tracking the targets of disease control

Date 2018-04-13

To eradicate TB in possums, TBfree managers need to know where and how many animals are active in the target areas.

A pair of reliable devices, waxtags and chewcards, are fundamental tools in the wildlife research kit. A new factsheet on Detection Devices explains the pros and cons of these tools, and how they help the programme eradicate disease from possums in creating a TB-free future for New Zealand.

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