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Birds that eat Toads

There are a number of bird species identified as predators of Toads. Bustard (Cohen/Freeland) Black Kites Torresian Crow Bush Stone-Cerlew What if any is the impact on toads? Of perhaps more concern is the impact of taods on birds that eat frogs

Author: Graeme Sawyer 02-Nov-2001
Last Updated: 08-Nov-2001
Category: Animals at Risk from Cane Toads » Birds


  • Reports from the Katherine area that Blue-winged kookaburras have disappeared from rural blocks since the arrival of the Cane Toads. People who had large dawn and evening choruses from the kookaburras say they are no longer hearing them.
    Submitted by Graeme Sawyer on 03-Nov-2001