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Restoration of Vahanga Atoll
Grantee Name: 
Societe d'Ornithologie de Polynesie
HOTSPOT
Polynesia-Micronesia
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,800
DATES
Feb 2006
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Jun 2006
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CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Polynesia-Micronesia
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,800
DATES
Feb 2006
-
Jun 2006

Prepare a detailed operational management plan for the eradication of Pacific rats on Vahanga Atoll as a first step in the restoration of the island biodiversity. Once initiated the project will also provide a training opportunity for local people in pest survey and eradication techniques and monitoring of indigenous biota.

Strategic Direction: 1 Prevent, control, and eradicate invasive species in key biodiversity areas