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Rare birds thriving on Scilly Isles after scheme rids islands of rats

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Guardian (UK)

Publication Date
2016-10-21

Number of nesting Manx shearwaters almost triples in three years after a project, backed by Prince Charles, sucessfully kills off the rats that eat the birds’ chicks and eggs

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https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/oct/21/rare-birds-thriving-on-scilly-isles-after-scheme-rids-islands-of-rats