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The most feared animal inAustralia? Within 10 years of the introduction of 24 rabbits from England in 1859, rabbits had become so common that two million could be shot or trapped annually without having any noticeable effect on the population. It was the fastest spread ever recorded of any mammal anywhere in the world. They are suspected of being the most significant known factor in species loss in Australia. kill young trees in orchards, forests and on properties by ringbarking them. They eat native plants, leaving the topsoil exposed and vulnerable . The removal of this topsoil is devastating to the land, as it takes many hundreds of years to regenerate. Invasive animal
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