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Reference : Cost Effective Feral Animal Exclusion Fencing for areas of High Conservation Value in Australia: Catalogue of Fence Designs
Agency: Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities.
Contact : GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT, 2600
02 6274 1111
www.environment.gov.au
Format: PDF / Book        Publishing Date: 2004       ISBN: 0642549923
Comment: Comprehensive schematic diagrams and specifications of fences that have been used to exclude feral animals in Australian conservation projects including evaluation of effectiveness for each design and estimates of cost. Principles in this document can be applied to rural residential fencing.
 
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Cost Effective Feral Animal Exclusion Fencing
for areas of High Conservation Value in Australia:
Catalogue of Fence Designs
Website:

http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/invasive
/publications/animal-fencing.html

 


Reference :
Cost Effective Feral Animal Exclusion Fencing for areas of High Conservation Value in Australia
Agency:
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities.
Contact:
GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT, 2600
02 6274 1111
www.environment.gov.au
Format:
PDF / Book          Publishing Date: 2004       ISBN: 0642549923
Comment:
Comprehensive assessment of feral animal exclusion fencing, including fence features, environmental and landscape considerations, and maintenance.  Principles in this document can be applied to rural residential fencing.
 
Download:
 
Cost Effective Feral Animal Exclusion Fencing for
areas of High Conservation Value in Australia
Website:

www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/invasive/
publications/animal-fencing.html

 

Fence

Reference :
Electric Fencing AgGuide - a practical handbook
Agency:
New South Wales Department of Primary Industry
Contact :
Locked Bag 21, Orange, NSW, 2800
02 6391 3100 www.dpi.nsw.gov.au
Format:
Book          Cost: Yes       Publishing Date: 2010  
Comment:
Details step by step guide to building a fence including fence types, methods and materials, safety and legal regulations and policies. / Details the advantages of electric fencing, step by step construction, materials, safety, testing, and animal control.
Website:

http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/aboutus/resources/bookshop
/electric-fencing-book

 

Fence

Reference :
Boundary Fencing Policy
Agency:
New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage
Contact :
PO Box A290, Sydney South, NSW, 1232
1300 361 967
info@environment.nsw.gov.au
Format:
PDF             Publishing Date: 2005         
Comment:
The policy covers fencing and related issues where land reserved under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 share a terrestrial boundary with private property, leasehold or Crown land, including circumstances in which the Department may contribute to fencing, fencing agreements, and relevant legislation, policies and procedures.
 
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Boundary Fencing Policy (PDF 174KB)
Website:

http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/policies/
BoundaryFencing.htm

 

Fence

Reference :
Goat Fencing - Agfact A7.2.1 (November 2003)
Agency:
New South Wales Department of Primary Industries
Contact :
Locked Bag 21, Orange, NSW, 2800
02 6391 3100
www.dpi.nsw.gov.au
Format:
PDF / Brochure  Cost: No   Publishing Date: 2003       ISSN: 0725-7759
Comment:
Discusses fencing in relation to goats, including goat behaviour, conventional fencing, electrical fencing and upgrading existing fences.
 
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Goat Fencing (PDF 200KB)
Website:

http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/agriculture/livestock/goats/
mgt/general/fencing

 

Fence

Reference :
Wombat Gates (2010)
Agency:
Tasmainian Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Contact :
GPO Box 44, Hobart, Tasmania 7001
ph 1300 135 513 www.parks.tas.gov.au
Format:
PDF   Publishing Date: 2010    
Comment:
A fact sheet that describes how to create a gate allowing wombats to gain access without compromising wallaby proof fencing.
 
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Wombat Gates (PDF 845KB)
Website:

http://www.dpiw.tas.gov.au/inter.nsf/Attachments/LBUN-84H7FT?open

 

  
   
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