Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Alpers, Philip and Conor Twyford. 2003 ‘Genuine Reason: A Snapshot of Pacific Definitions - Niue.’ Small Arms in the Pacific; Occasional Paper No. 8 (Table 4.2), p. 63. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 31 March
Table 4.2: Genuine Reason
1) To protect taro plantations from feral pigs
2) Niue Cabinet normally declares a shooting season for 1, 2, or 3 months of the year, during which licensed gun owners are permitted to shoot wild pigeons and fruit bats.
(Source: Niue's Acting Chief of Police, Insp. Maria Tongatule)