1080 aerial and ground baiting for wild dog and fox control - Spring 2020

Northern Tablelands Local Land Services, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service and Forestry Corporation of NSW wish to advise they will be carrying out 1080 poison aerial and ground baiting for wild dog and fox control, commencing 10 October and to be completed by 30 November 2020.

This baiting program will be carried out in conjunction with the following Wild Dog Control Associations: Ashford, Atholwood, Bald Nob / Skeleton Creek, Baldersleigh, Bundarra, Copeton, Enmore / Blue Knobby, Cataract River, Chandler River, Cooney Creek, Deepwater / 10 Mile, Donnybrook / Leeches Gully, Dundee / Glen Elgin, Elsmore, Emmaville, Jeogla, Kooreelah, Liston, Mann River, McLeods Creek / Lower Rocky River, Mingoola / Mole River, Moona / Winterbourne, Mt MacKenzie, Niangala / Nowendoc, Nullamanna / Wellingrove, Pyes Creek, Red Range / Pinkett, Rocky Creek, Rummeries Hill, Sandy Flat, South Valley, Steinbrook, Tenterden, Torrington  / Stannum, Upper Severn River, Wards Mistake, Wongwibinda, Yarrowitch / Tia, Yarrowyck and Yetman.

Baiting will be undertaken on the following NPWS managed lands: Arakoola NR, Avondale SCA, Back Creek NR, Back River NR, Bagul Waajaarr NR, Bald Rock NP, Barool NP, Basket Swamp NP, Bluff River NR, Bolivia Hill NR, Boonoo Boonoo NP, Booroolong NR, Burral Yurrul NR & NP, Butterleaf NP, Capoompeta NP, Captains Creek NR, Cataract NP & SCA, Cathedral Rocks NP, Cottan-Bimbang NP, Crooked Creek NP, Curracabundi NP, Donnybrook NR, Dthinna Dthinnawan NP & NR, Guy Fawkes River NP & NR, Indwarra NP, Kings Plains NP, Koorelah NP, Kwiambal NP, Mann River NR,  Maryland NP, Mount Yarrowyck NR, Mummel Gulf NP, Ngulin NR, Nowendoc NP, Nullamanna  NP, Oxley Wild Rivers NP, Serpentine NR, Severn River NR, Single NP, Stony Batter Creek NR, Taringa NR, The Basin NR, Tomalla NR, Tooloom NP, Torrington SCA, Tuggolo Creek NR, Warra NP, Washpool NP and Watsons Creek NP, NR & SCA.

Baiting will occur in the following State Forests: Bald Knob, Beaury, Billilimbra, Boonoo, Brother, Butterleaf, Donaldson, Donnybrook, Doyles River, Enfield, Ewingar, Forest Land, Girard, Giro, Hanging Rock, Koreelah, Malara, Moogem, Mount Mitchell, Nowendoc, Nundle, Oakwood, Paddys Land, Riamukka, Spirabo, Styx River, Terrible Billy, Torrington, Tuggolo, Warra and Woodenbong State Forests.

Baiting will occur on the Travelling Stock Reserves; TSR 14257, TSR 67816 and TSR 810.

1080 baits pose a high risk to domestic dogs. All domestic dogs should be kept under control and away from baiting areas at all times.

For further information please contact Northern Tablelands Local Land Services on 02 6732 8800 (Glen Innes), 02 6770 2000 (Armidale), 02 6739 1400 (Tenterfield), 02 6720 8300 (Inverell), NPWS New England Area Office 02 6777 4700 (Walcha), NPWS Northern Tablelands 02 6739 0700 (Glen Innes) or Forestry Corporation of NSW on 02 6585 3744 (Wauchope) or 02 6652 0111 (Coffs Harbour).

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