More and more solid citizens, principled scientists, honest academics and open-minded students are waking up to the disastrous impact of 1080 on wild life, notably killing many of the birds it is claiming to be saving, and the insects they feed on. So much for conservation meaning preserving and protecting the environment.
Clear cases of censorship on 1080 topic by Fish and Game Magazine new CEO and New Zealand Deerstalkers Association’s “Hunting and Wildlife”
Protecting Paradise Review by J James A review of a book that was written to silence a movement voicing valid concerns poisoning the ecosystem and waterways of NZ
....".....What Dave Hansford and others are talking about when they say that 1080 is found naturally in some plants, is potassium fluoroacetate, NOT sodium fluoroacetate or Sodium monofluoroacetate. - The two are different compounds and should not be confused especially by a science writer, who is writing a book that supports its use when so many people are pointing out its dangers. This appears to be a deliberate mischief, and dangerously misleading ...".... More here
This is the latest interview with the family who were poisoned recently after consuming wild boar meat. Do visit Envirowatch Rangitikei for more information - when you go there you can use the search box or ‘categories’ (left of news page)
Opinion Article by Kathy White "I don’t live in Nelson so dropping 26.5 tonnes of brodifacoum poison into the Brook Waimarama Sanctuary won’t affect me directly, but I care a lot about New Zealand wildlife. I'm the Waikato Regional Councillor for Taupo-Rotorua, and the current Chair of the Environmental and Services Performance Committee"... Read here: