Late is an isolated and uninhabited island located about 55 km WSW of the island of Vava’u, in the Kingdom of Tonga. The biological integrity of Late is threatened by invasive Pacific rats that were historically introduced to the island. This report assesses the feasibility of restoring Late through the removal of invasive rats, and describes options, recommendations, and challenges to realizing a successful project.
|Publisher||Department of Environment, Tonga|
|Modified||07 June 2021|
|Release Date||07 June 2021|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Tonga|
|Author||J. Bonham and R. Griffiths of Island Conservation|
|Contact Name||Ministry of Lands, Environment, Climate Change, and Natural Resources|