Applies from Tue 8 Sep 2020, 1.33pm to Fri 25 Sep 2020, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 14 Sep 2020, 2.29pm.
Other planned events: Notice of 1080 aerial baiting
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting an aerial baiting program using wild dog baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison, for the control wild dogs and foxes.
The program will be conducted between Tuesday 22 September and Friday 25 September 2020 in the following areas:
- Kosciuszko National Park (Lower Snowy, Paupong and Byadbo sections)
- Merriangaah Nature Reserve
- Quidong Nature Reserve
All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.
Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected (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 Jindabyne office on 02 6450 5555.