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  • Ruminations of a Poo-ologist. Dung Beetles in Tasmania. G. Stevenson. (Dunghill Press, Ph: 03 6435 1319

A Call for Help

Tasmania has been a leader in National Dung Beetle efforts: however our team urgently needs reinforcements.

If you are interested please contact Dr Graeme Stevenson; Ph 6435 1319, or


We wish to thank the three State NRMs for their assistance in various projects undertaken in the State.

Website Authors

Graeme Stevenson, Somerset, and Doug Kershaw, Scottsdale.