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Rabbit control – Patterson River riparian zone upstream of the Mornington Peninsula Freeway

Monday 11 September, 2017

Parks Victoria’s conservation management for restoration and protection of 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 baits containing Pindoneon public land for the control of rabbits.  Baits containing Pindone will be laid from Monday18 September 2017 until Friday 6 October 2017.

Baits will be laid at strategic sites and other known areas of rabbit habitat within the Patterson River riparian zone opposite the National Water Sports Centre, upstream of the Mornington Peninsula Freeway.

Warning signs will be posted at each entrance to the baited area and upon bait station structures. Members of the public who are living, visiting or working in the above-named area, are advised to take care not to disturb or interfere with bait stations. Domestic dogs and catsmay be at risk if baits are ingested and should be under effective control, muzzled or kept away from the baited areas for the duration of the above dates. If baits are ingested by animals, contact your local vet immediately.

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