Jul 082017
 

As of today, there are over 200 names on our Pestbusters list.  Of course, several of these people have moved away or are not now actively controlling pests on their properties.  We have new supplies of bait and can get traps if required with a few days’ notice. Russell and I have just updated the […]

May 062013
 

OTATARA PESTBUSTERS NEWSLETTER 6 Hello again Pestbusters. It is some time since I sent out a newsletter, but we have slowly been adding Otatara people to the list and now have over 120 names – however we don’t believe everyone on our list is active, nor is everyone in Otatara who is doing some form […]

Sep 202011
 

OTATARA PESTBUSTERS NEWSLETTER 5   Hello again Pestbusters   Once again, I would like to welcome new members to our team, and also congratulate those of you who are successfully trapping/poisoning.  It is now the most important part of the year for the birds, and we hope you will check your traps and come to […]

May 102011
 

Hello fellow Pestbusters! From a recent Pestbusters committee meeting, there are several points that may be of interest for you: * There are over 90 people now on our contact list with about two-thirds of those actually ‘pest-busting’. * There are still some people on the list who haven’t let us know what ‘pestbusting’ they’re […]

Dec 122010
 

OTATARA PESTBUSTERS NEWSLETTER 3    Hello again Once again, I would like to welcome new members to our team, and also congratulate those of you who are successfully trapping/poisoning.    I have attached my list of pestbusters. If you do not wish to be on the list please let me know.  Also in the Notes […]

Oct 082010
 

OTATARA PESTBUSTERS   NEWSLETTER 2   Hello again   Firstly, I would like to welcome new members to our team, and also congratulate those of you who are successfully trapping/poisoning.     I would encourage those on the database to contact us at bush_haven@slingshot.co.nz and tell us what pest eradication methods they are presently using […]

Sep 132010
 

Hello fellow pestbusters   This email is the first of what we hope will be a regular email to keep in touch with everyone around Otatara who is undertaking pest control and trying to enhance our amazing native birdlife. The Otatara Landcare Group has taken this project under its wing and has formed a sub-committee […]