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Fox Control - Yellingbo Nature Conservation Reserve, Bunyip State Park and Kurth Kiln Regional Park
Tuesday 26 September, 2017
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 1 October 2017 until 30 June 2018.
Baits will be laid at strategic sites and other known areas of fox habitat within the Yellingbo Nature Conservation Reserve, Bunyip State Park and Kurth Kiln Regional Park.
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. While domestic dogs and catsare particularly susceptible to 1080 poison they are not permitted in Yellingbo Nature Conservation Reserve or Bunyip State Park and dogs must be on lead in Kurth Kiln Regional Park.
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