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Articles related to pests

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Feature: Tolerate Thy Neighbour
Cane toads have been wiping out native species, but one fish species has learnt to avoid toxic toadpoles.
conSCIENCE: Kangaroos Can Be an Asset Rather Than a Pest
Kangaroo harvesting is not a commercial option for landholders, resulting in greater animal welfare issues for the kangaroos that are culled on private land.
Eureka!: Cockroaches Quit Sugar
Cockroaches have learnt to avoid sugar, rendering many baits ineffective.
Browse: Hybrid Swarm in Global Mega-Pest