Predator Free Truman
Marie Elder
Ph 03-7311-110
eldersole@gmail.com
15 Hartmount Place, Punakaiki CMB 61
RD 1
Runanga 7873

Community trap line on and surrounding 1.5km Truman Track north of Punakaiki.

Aim: to reduce predator numbers and support bird life.

Traps: Double DOC150s (with mouse traps) at 50 m intervals.

Project started in 2017.

Not currently needing volunteers.

Terrain: Indigenous Forest / Mostly Flat or Low Hill
Predators: Rat, Mustelid (stoats & ferrets), Mice
Control Methods: Trap

2017-19: 76 rats, 21 stoats and 6 mice