Quantity ‘staggering’, researchers say – and prone to be driving the decline of threatened native species
Greater than 1 million native Australian birds are killed throughout the nation by cats every single day, new analysis exhibits.
The research, printed within the journal Organic Dialog, estimates feral cats kill 316 million birds a yr, whereas pet cats kill 61 million birds yearly. Greater than 99% are native.
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