Lead researcher: Peter West, NSW Department of Primary Industries, firstname.lastname@example.org Baseline information on the distribution and damage caused by pest animals is required to allocate resources to where they are […]
Provides information on safety and first aid for working dogs in case of poisoning by 1080 or PAPP, or leg injury due to traps.
The key objective of the project was to demonstrate the field effectiveness of a new method for the management of fox impacts on agriculture (canid pest ejector and PAPP toxin).
Pest management for conservation of endangered Malleefowl (Leipoa ocellata) populations near Mt Hope New South Wales
Poison baiting is currently the most effective broad-scale method of fox control. Toxins used against foxes in Australia must be registered with the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA). […]
Barrier or exclusion fencing is a non-lethal method commonly used to prevent fox attacks on domestic livestock and threatened wildlife species. Although fences are commonly used to protect livestock (eg […]
Invasive animal pests have a wide variety of impacts on the economy, the environment and society. There is considerable information on these impacts for individual cases and regions, and McLeod […]
Introduction Terrestrial top-predators are expected to regulate and stabilise food webs through their consumptive and non-consumptive effects on sympatric mesopredators and prey. The lethal control of top-predators has therefore […]
The effects of lethal control of predators, particularly wild dogs (including dingoes) (Canis familiaris) in Australia, is subject to much controversy and recent debate among ecologists. To devise a framework […]
The main goal of this project was to evaluate and demonstrate the ability of conventional baiting practices to suppress fox populations.
Case study on a cooperative fox control program conducted across urban areas in NSW
Case study on the effectiveness of a group fox baiting program on land surrounding the Goonoo State Conservation Area of NSW
Bounty systems offer financial incentives to hunt and destroy pest animals. Bounty systems offer what appears to be a simple solution to pest animal problems by providing financial rewards to […]
Current fox management strategies and techniques are governed or affected by various Commonwealth, state and territory laws. Fox predation as a key threatening process The Australian Government (under the Environmental […]
Development of this instructional DVD for trapping introduced predators (wild dog, red fox and feral cat)
Case study on the usefulness of legislative powers to improve fox management
Case study on the current attempt to eradicate foxes from Phillip Island off the Victorian coast
A selection of winners and entries from the 2011 Feral Photos photography competition.
The Tasmanian Government has been managing a program to eradicate red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) from Tasmania since 2002 in response to growing evidence of the presence of a small population. […]
Overview of Risk Reduction Management Measures that could be taken against Fox Entry Pathways into Tasmania Quarantine measures for protecting and maintaining Tasmania’s high standard of biosecurity must be periodically […]