South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Cane toad find in Taiwan sparks race to control spread of one of world’s worst invasive species” – below is their description.
Conservationists in Taiwan are rushing to head off the spread of one of the most destructive invasive species on earth – the cane toad. Hundreds of the toads were found in recent weeks in Caotun township in central Taiwan, a place that’s now ground zero for the cane toad explosion. It’s believed local toad breeding, seen in the island as a symbol of good luck and fortune, is behind the toad population explosion despite a 2016 ban on the practice.
Scramble to stop a cane toad invasion after unexpected find in Taiwan https://sc.mp/xm3b
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