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This video is called Diving at Lord Howe Island.

From Wildlife Extra:

Lord Howe Island to be cleared of rats

Iconic island has already lost 18 endemic species, including 5 birds

July 2012. Rats that have for decades plagued Lord Howe Island and killed off native animals will be wiped out under a $9 million plan announced by Australian Federal Environment Minister Tony Burke and New South Wales Environment Minister Robyn Parker.

130,000 rats to be exterminated with poison

A bold initiative of the Lord Howe Island Board, the plan is to rid the Island of more than 130,000 rodents using poison baits, some dropped by air, in conservation areas. Special “arks” will be constructed to protect endangered species until the rats are eradicated

“The NSW Government and the Commonwealth are each putting up $4.5m to save the animal and plant species clinging to life on this magnificent island,”…

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