Saturday, June 14th, 2014

Molema Island: Quolls could survive cane toad invasion

Scientists hope toxic cane toads will never reach the quolls just discovered on Molema Island.

The endangered northern quoll - courtesy WWF

The endangered northern quoll – courtesy WWF

They say the toads are likely to reach some Kimberley islands as they travel on rafts of floating debris, or simply swim out on plumes of fresh water as rivers flood in the wet season.

Science Network [read this story]

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