3,000 mynahs trapped in Cairns.

To: "'martin cachard'" <>
Subject: 3,000 mynahs trapped in Cairns.
From: "Philip Veerman" <>
Date: Fri, 2 Mar 2012 11:59:07 +1100
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 On Behalf Of martin cachard
Sent: Thursday, 1 March 2012 11:42 PM
To: Del Richards; birding-aus threads
Subject: 3,000 mynahs trapped in Cairns.

Hi Del, I've been thinking about this prob for a long time up here, but have
sat on my hands a bit over it!! I would KILL to be involved in this!! Please
let me know how I can get involved myself... Cheers, Martin Cachard,
Cairns    0428 782 808  
 > Date: Thu, 1 Mar 2012 11:36:25 +1000
> From: 
> To: 
> Subject: [Birding-Aus] 3,000 mynahs trapped in Cairns.
>      There has been a Rotary Club "Remove Indian Mynahs" project in
> Cairns for some weeks and thus far there has been 3,000 plus removed.
>      Cairns Men's Shed has made up 225 traps to date and there is a good 
> public acceptance of the fact that this introduced species is a real 
> problem, hence the good results.
>      Three members of the "Men's Shed" have captured 1500 birds between 
> them. Broad estimate of numbers in the Cairns area has been put at
>      It's very pleasing that an organisation like the Rotary Club is 
> fostering this project as it then stands a chance for continued success 
> in regional Australia.
> Del. Richards, Fine Feather Tours, Mossman, NQ. 
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