Applies from Mon 18 May 2020, 7.59am to Fri 5 Jun 2020, 8.01am. Last reviewed: Wed 3 Jun 2020, 12.23pm
Other planned events: 1080 aerial baiting operation
The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting an aerial baiting program using meat baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of wild dogs and foxes. The program will take place between Monday 18 May 2020 and Friday 5 June 2020 in the following parks and reserves:
- Kosciuszko National Park
- Brindabella National Park
- Bimberi Nature Reserve
- Black Andrew Nature Reserve
All baiting locations will be signposted.
Please remember that domestic pets are not permitted on NPWS Estate. Pets and working dogs may be affected, and 1080 is lethal to cats and dogs. Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.
For further information please call the NPWS Tumut area office on 02 6947 7000, or alternatively the NPWS Queanbeyan area office on 02 6229 7166.
Affects 4 parks and 1 location nearby.