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By William Stolzenburg

Rat Island, halfway among Alaska and Siberia, was a sanctuary for seabirds, ahead of shipwrecked rats got here ashore and savaged them. it is a known situation repeating around the oceans of the area: blameless island species lower than assault by means of international predators, and, in recent times, defended via their would-be rescuers making use of radical measures.

Peopled with unforgettable characters and propelled by means of perilous event, Rat Island reveals a little-known and hotly debated perform of killing for conservation.

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