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Nature: Zoology – A mole in hand…

11 Nov 2004

A strange Australian mole has eluded scientific study for more than a century. Now biologists are teaming up with Aboriginal trackers to unearth the secrets of the itjaritjari…¬†Benshemesh would also like to learn more about the extent of the itjaritjari’s distribution. To this end he is training Aboriginal people in the use of CyberTracker, a device originally developed in South Africa for ecological studies assisted by Kalahari bushmen.

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