The cats of Herekopare Island, New Zealand: their history, ecology and affects on birdlife
Fitzgerald, B.M. and Veitch, C.R.
House cats (Felis catus) were introduced to Herekopare Island, a mammal-free island of about 28 ha near Stewart Island, in about 1925. In winter 1970, the total population of 33 cats (20 males, 13 females) — a density of 1.2 cats/ha — was killed, mai