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Fox control – Reef Island and Bass River Mouth Nature Conservation Reserve and Western Port Intertidal Coastal Reserve
Tuesday 29 September, 2015
Parks Victoria’s conservation management to restore and protect park habitat includes the control of introduced plant and animal species. As part of an ongoing strategy, notice is hereby given that Parks Victoria will be laying buriedbaits containing Sodium Monofluoroacetate (1080 poison)on public land for the control of foxes. Baits containing 1080 poison will be laid from Monday 5 October 2015 until Friday 20 November 2015.
Baits will be laid at strategic sites and other known areas of fox habitat within the Reef Island and Bass River Mouth Nature Conservation Reserve and Western Port Intertidal Coastal Reserve.
1080 poison signs will be posted throughout the baited area and members of the public who are living, visiting or working in the above named areas are advised to take particular care not to disturb or interfere with bait stations. Domestic dogs and catsare particularly susceptible to 1080 poison and should be under effective control, muzzled or kept away from the baited areas.
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