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Former 'Rat Island' in Alaska Has Whole New Look

Environment  (tags: Rat Island, Alaska, conservation, environment, habitat, nature, oceans, protection, wildlife, trees, water )

- 768 days ago -
Conservationists and federal wildlife officials are reporting success, five years after undertaking an effort to eradicate rats from a remote Alaska island.

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Helen Porter (39)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 4:14 am
How come we never see petitions to save the rats?

The rats were eliminated through the use of poisonous bait pellets

Terry V. (30)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 10:19 am
Nice the birds are back, but do not like POISON PELLETS.
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