Cane Toads: An Unnatural History (1988) is a 47minute documentary film about the introduction of Cane Toads to Australia. Cane Toads were introduced to Australia with the aim of controlling a sugar cane pest, the cane beetle, but they overmultiplied and became a serious problem in the Australian ecosystem. It is often humorous, and is

Jun 09, 1988 Cane Toads: An Unnatural History 47min Documentary, Comedy 9 June 1988 (Australia) A documentary detailing the spread of Hawaiian sugarcane toads through Australia in a botched effort to introduce them as counter pests.

Cane Toads: An Unnatural History Mark Lewis (1988) Cane Toads is one of the classics of nature documentaries that focus on biological invasions. It is a remarkable story of a species being extremely successful in an environment that is free from diseases, parasites and predators. On top of that, cane toad is a predator itself.

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