An evaluation of pipe traps for the capture of small arboreal mammals
Lee Harrison, Kylie Soanes, Rodney van der Ree
Australian Mammalogy | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2018
In memory of, and with thanks to, Joanne Ainley. The Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology was supported by the Baker Foundation. We thank Dan Harley (Zoos Victoria), Lachie McBurney and David Lindenmayer (Australian National University) for advice on trapping protocols and location of possum colonies. Joanne Ainley undertook field work and provided logistical support during pilot studies. Tom Hodgson, Renee Mead and numerous other volunteers provided field assistance to locate colonies. Will Sowersby and Simone Harvey assisted with trapping. This work was supported by the DELWP strategic firebreak project. All work was completed in accordance with Scientific licence no. 10004763 and University of Melbourne Animal Ethics Committee Approval no. 0810924.3.