Journal article

Top-down control of species distributions: feral cats driving the regional extinction of a threatened rodent in northern Australia

Hugh F Davies, Michael A McCarthy, Ronald SC Firth, John CZ Woinarski, Graeme R Gillespie, Alan N Andersen, Hayley M Geyle, Emily Nicholson, Brett P Murphy

Diversity and Distributions | WILEY | Published : 2017


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We would first like to thank the Tiwi Land Council and the Tiwi traditional owners for their ongoing support of scientific research on their land. We also acknowledge the amazing logistical and field assistance provided by Willy Rioli, Jose Puruntatameri, Willy Roberts, Colin Kerinauia, Vivian Kerinauia, Kim Brooks, Casey Visintin, Haime Heiniger, Fin Roberts, John van Osta, Phoebe Burns, Amelie Corriveau, Chris Davies and Tiwi College staff and students. This work was supported by the Australian Research Council (DE130100434), Hermon Slade Foundation, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Northern Territory Department of Land Resource Management, National Environmental Science Programme's Threatened Species Recovery Hub, Paddy Pallin Foundation and Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment.