Other Resources


Reference:
Humane Pest Animal Control: Codes of Practice and Standard Operating Procedures
Agency:
New South Wales Department of Primary Industries - Agriculture
Contact:
Locked Bag 21, Orange, NSW, 2800
02 6391 3100
www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/agriculture
Format:
PDF / Book               Publishing Date: 2005         
Comment:
A comprehensive document providing general information on best practice management, control strategies, species biology and impact, and the humaneness of current control methods for both target and non-target species. The pest species discussed are: rabbits, foxes, feral pigs, wild dogs, feral cats, feral goats, wild deer, pest birds, hares and feral horses.
Website:

http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/agriculture/pests-weeds/vertebrate-pests/codes/humane-pest-animal-control

 


Reference :
Invasive Species Factsheets - Various including Cat, Fox, Rabbit, Goat, Pig.
Agency:
Department Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
Contact :
GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT, 2601
02 6274 1111
www.environment.gov.au
Format:
Brochure / PDF          Publishing Date: 2004
Comment:
Overview including; history, distribution, ecology, impact on environment and agriculture, control techniques and current projects.
 
Download:
Invasive Species Factsheets:
     - Cat (PDF 1MB)
     - Fox (PDF 1MB)
     - Rabbit (PDF 1MB)
     - Goat (PDF 1MB)
     - Pig(PDF 1MB)
 Various other species are available for download from the following website -
Website:

http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity
/invasive/ferals/

 

  
   
Livestock Health and Pest Authorities
Local Council
NSW Department of Primary Industries
NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
NSW Game Council
 
 
     
 


Reference:

Threat Abatement Plans - Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes)
Plague Minnow (Gambusia holbrooki).

Agency:
New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage
Contact :
PO Box 1967, Hurstville, NSW, 2220
02 9585 6444
www.environment.nsw.gov.au
Format:
Book / PDF    Publishing Date: 2001/ 2003       ISBN: 0731364244 
Comment:
Discusses the management of pest species in relation to the impacts of the species on threatened native species and ecological communities under the NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act. The document also outlines control techniques.
 
Website:

http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/threatenedspecies
/ThreatAbatementPlansByDoctype.htm

 


Reference:
Threat Abatement Plans - Cat, Fox, Rabbit, Goat, Pig (various others).
Agency:
Department Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population, and Communities
Contact :
GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT, 2601
02 6274 1111
www.environment.gov.au
Format:
Book / PDF         Publishing Date:   Various
Comment:
Discusses the management of pest species in relation to the impacts of the species on threatened native species and ecological communities under the Federal Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act. These documents also outlines best-practice control techniques. Various species are available for download.
Website:

http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity
/threatened/tap-approved.html

 

 


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