Pests

Animal pests, Pest animals, Vermin
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Date: 1958 - 1962 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :[Original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1957 to 1968]. Ref: A-310-212 Description: A man in an Auckland office, with the pest fish gambusia (mosquito fish) pouring in the windows and doors. He is on the phone to Dove Meyer Robinson Other T...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Gulls. 30 October 2014
Date: 2014 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0029803 Description: Cartoon shows a parent and child attempting to eat fish and chips on a park bench. A flock of seagulls descends upon them, making it impossible for them to e...
Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :Alien Fish Species. 8 January 2014
Date: 2014 From: Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0027114 Description: Cartoon shows various issues facing New Zealand as invasive fish species. Includes 'junkfoodus plagueus', 'tradedealpragmaticum', 'labour law shredicus', 'ob...
Doyle, Martin, 1956- :[Exoneration of cats]. 2 April 2013
Date: 2013 From: Doyle, Martin Maurice Michael Thomas, 1956- :Digital cartoons By: Scoop (Firm) Ref: DCDL-0024417 Description: Shows two rats reading a newspaper, and lamenting that cats are no longer to blame for the destruction of native bush and wildlife in New Zealand, despite a ...
Smith, Ashley W, 1948- :News; Invasive plaque soldier beetles have just been halted at our shores - but are often 'more intent on mating than eating'. 28 November 2012
Date: 2012 From: Smith, Ashley W, 1948- :[Digital cartoons published in the Shipping Gazette, MG Business, or Presto] By: New Zealand shipping gazette (Periodical) Ref: DCDL-0023631 Description: Shows a group of soldier beetles asking a maitre d' for a table. A pile of beetles are mating in the background. The maitre d' states that 'your lot aren't w...
Date: 2009 - 2010 By: Wellington (N.Z. : Region). Greater Wellington Regional Council Ref: Eph-D-BIRD-2010-01 Description: Poster showing illustrations of various birds of the Wellington region including tui, whitehead, bellbird, kingfisher, wood pigeon, as well as a skink, and p...
Date: 1980-1999 Ref: Eph-A-PEST-1980/1999 Description: Includes: 1980s: Balan starts it right. Before sowing your lucerne, use Balan for reliable weed control [1980s] Elliotts Dri-Die. Seen a cockroach lately? A ...
Date: 1893 By: McKee & Gamble (Firm) Ref: C-125-055 Description: Advertisement for "Khaketin vermin trap" showing Ward handing Seddon a trap, observed by present and past MPs and others, including Sir George Grey. One Maor...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :'Clean Green NZ.' 27 March 2013
Date: 2013 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0024407 Description: Shows a kiwi bird leaning against a tree labelled 'DOC' and sleeping on top of an egg labelled, 'Clean green NZ.' A rat labelled, 'Govt.' approaches the egg,...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :Fruit fly. 27 January 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. Ref: DCDL-0027280 Description: Cartoon shows three border agents interogating a fruit fly in a box. Text reads, 'Queensland fruit fly found in Whangarei - news'. Quantity: 1 digital carto...
Date: 1966 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to cats and their care and control] By: New Zealand. Wildlife Branch Ref: Eph-A-CAT-1966-01 Description: Illustrated pamphlet described how abandoned cats prey on native birds. One should not abandon cats in national parks or reserves. Quantity: 1 colour photo-...
Date: 1973 From: Various cartoonists :Cartoons from the New Zealand News, 1970s Ref: A-297-207 Description: A rubbish truck in a suburban street. It contains conventional rubbish bags, but also has a wire-covered trailer behind it containing dogs. Two men chase dog...
Date: 2016 By: Bay of Plenty Regional Council Ref: Eph-A-PEST-2016-01 Description: Double-sided flier shows photgraphs of a rook and advises how to recognise one. The verso shows a table of comparison between rooks (to be eradicated), magpi...
Date: 1990 - 1999 Ref: Eph-B-PEST-1990s Description: Includes: Includes flyers and ephemera issued by the Forest Research Institute Toxicology Laboratory, the Ministry of Forestry, Wellington Regional Council, ...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :"I can't be more devastated, than learning I'm descended from an Australian bird..." 27 December 2013
Date: 2013 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0027069 Description: Shows a kiwi reading a newspaper with the headline "Forecast plague of stoats and rats could devastate native wildlife". However, the kiwi is more devastate...
Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :The leaks continue to flow. 25 August 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0029180 Description: Cartoon shows Prime Minister John Key fleeing from the slimy shadow of the book, Dirty Politics, by Nicky Hager. Key holds a piece of paper labelled, '1st ho...
Date: 1900 - 1979 Ref: Eph-A-PEST-1900/1979 Description: Includes material relating to: 1920s: California Central Creameries [agent Ivory Bros, Nelson]. Kayso the casein spreader. 1923 "SAF" non-poisonous dry powde...
Date: 1941 By: T P R Printing Company Ref: Eph-A-PEST-1941-01 Description: Illustrated booklet explains how borer attacks, the method of spraying with Boracure, the results of a fungi test showing the effectiveness of pentochlorophe...
Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :Nicky Hager's new book lifts the lid on NZ politics. 18 August 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0029179 Description: Cartoon shows journalist Nicky Hager peering behind the lens of a camera from inside the Beehive parliament building which has its roof lifted open. Flies sw...
Date: 1961 Ref: Eph-A-PEST-1961-01 Description: Envelope shows a message from the Rabbit Destruction Council. The date stamp is 2 March 1961, and there is also a rubber stamp advertising the Festival of We...