Story: Possums

Possum destruction of forest

In this video, biologist Bob Brockie relates how possums have a devastating effect on many types of plant in forest and scrub.

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Gerard Hutching, 'Possums - Impact on native plants', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/16897/possum-destruction-of-forest (accessed 19 December 2018)

Story by Gerard Hutching, published 24 Nov 2008, updated 1 Jul 2015