CatchIT Department of Statistics

East Taranaki Environment Trust


The movies show smooth versions of the catch heatmaps over time. The date cursor at the top shows the date range for each frame. The date cursor turns red in the summer months and blue in the winter months, so you can get a quick feel for how catches change over seasons.

Right-click on the movie image to save a copy to your own computer.

Stoat catches

Rat catches

Rats and Stoats: side-by-side movies

Rats are on the left in red; stoats are on the right in blue.

Stoat hotspots with Rat hotspots overlaid: 2011-2015

The heatmaps show relative hotspots: they don't display absolute numbers.
Hotspots for Stoats are shown in blue. Hotspots for Rats are overlaid in yellow-red over the top.

Detailed Animations

Click the links to see the animated graphics. Note: for long animations, you can let the animation run through once to upload it to your browser's cache; then replay it for a smoother animation.

High-definition PDFs:

Total Stoat Catch: 2011-2015

Different map types:

Total Rat Catch: 2011-2015

Stoats and Rats together: 2011-2015

Total Hedgehog Catch: 2011-2015

Where are the albino hedgehogs?

Total Cat Catch: 2011-2015

Total Weasel Catch: 2011-2015

Total Mouse Catch: 2011-2015

Total Possum Catch: 2011-2015

Total Rabbit Catch: 2011-2015

Barcharts by year: 2011-2015

Barcharts by month: 2011-2015

CatchIT is data-management software for conservation projects in New Zealand. For questions or comments, please contact Rachel Fewster.