Development of cyanide for feral pig and fox control

This report provides an overview of a series of pig- and fox-baiting research projects conducted 2005–2010, investigating the use of cyanide as a bait, particularly for disease sampling. It summarises the outcomes of various pen and field trials, and provides recommendations for future research. The report will provide a useful reference document to support further research in this area.

Author Matthew Gentle, Charlie Eason, Duncan MacMorran, Paul Aylett and David Aster
Year 2011
Place published Canberra
Publisher Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre
Pages 66 pp
ISBN/ISSN Web ISBN 978-1-921777-15-8
Control method Poison / Toxin
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