Feral cats pushing critically endangered marsupial further towards extinction

Feral cats pushing critically endangered marsupial further towards extinction

Predation by feral cats is putting the critically endangered Kangaroo Island dunnart—a small, mouse-sized marsupial found only on Kangaroo Island off South Australia—to the brink of extinction.

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