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WANTED: Island adventurer to wipe out ant infestation

Premium Content WANTED: Island adventurer to wipe out ant infestation

‘You will need to be physically fit and prepared for fieldwork and long boat trips.

‘Smarter’ management needed to stop wave of extinction

Premium Content ‘Smarter’ management needed to stop wave of extinction

Researchers warn vulnerable wetland creatures are ‘on the front line of extinction’...

Acid-spraying ants close in on fragile rainforest

Premium Content Acid-spraying ants close in on fragile rainforest

They invade homes too, causing burns on people and pets

‘Best defence’ against pests lost as stocks runs dry

Premium Content ‘Best defence’ against pests lost as stocks runs dry

A crucial weapon in the fight against pests could be removed as the State’s poison...

The addictive app saving Aussie wildlife

Premium Content The addictive app saving Aussie wildlife

‘Like Pokemon Go crossed with a David Attenborough adventure’

INVASION: New pest fish threatening barra numbers

Premium Content INVASION: New pest fish threatening barra numbers

An aggressive and carnivorous pest that poses an extreme risk to native species has...

Race against time to contain crazy infestation

Premium Content Race against time to contain crazy infestation

Battle to reclaim 35 hectares of the Whitsundays and the campaign to protect...

No action decided yet for crown of thorns outbreak

No action decided yet for crown of thorns outbreak

Starfish outbreaks were at 90 per cent of reefs surveyed.

Fire ants found on Sunshine Coast for first time

Fire ants found on Sunshine Coast for first time

Biosecurity Qld swarms as species found on Coast for first time