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Cane toads : an unnatural history

Author: Mark Lewis; Film Australia (Organization); First-Run Features Home Video (Firm)
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : First Run Features Home Video, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Examines problems caused by the introduction of the cane toad from Hawaii to Australia in the 1930's for biological control. Having no natural enemies, the toad has rapidly multiplied and elicits feelings ranging from fondness to hatred from local inhabitants.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Wildlife films
Nature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Lewis; Film Australia (Organization); First-Run Features Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 42484357
Notes: Originally produced as a 1987 motion picture.
Credits: Camera, Jim Frazier, Wayne Taylor ; editor, Lindsay Frazer ; music, Martin Armiger.
Description: 1 videocassette (47 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Film Australia ; written and directed by Mark Lewis.

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Examines problems caused by the introduction of the cane toad from Hawaii to Australia in the 1930's for biological control. Having no natural enemies, the toad has rapidly multiplied and elicits feelings ranging from fondness to hatred from local inhabitants.

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