Farmnote: 1080 – characteristics and use

Sodium fluoroacetate, commonly known as 1080, is a very valuable vertebrate pesticide in Australia and New Zealand. Discusses the problems caused by rabbits, foxes, wild dogs and feral pigs. Details the natural occurrence of 1080, its properties, mode of action, biodegradation and the sensitivity of native animals, introduced animals and pets and livestock.

Author Mawson, P. and Matisons, M.
Year 2002
Publisher WA,Department of Agriculture
Control method 1080 (sodium monofluoroacetate)
Region WA