Dame Jean Macnamara, the myxomatosis and the rabbits

Dame Jean Macnamara, the myxomatosis and the rabbits
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When the Europeans came to Australia, they brought lots of rabbits to hunt. The conditions in Australia were good for the rabbits, they bred to high numbers. Jean Macnamara was one of the scientist involved in introducing the mixomytosis, which rapidly decreased the rabbit population, since they were pests and a real problem.

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  • When the Europeans came to Australia...
  • ...they introduced rabbits for hunting. However, with no natural predators in Australia, they thrived, leading to...
  • ...Rabbit Overpopulation. This became a huge promblem, as they were pests to the natural environment.
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