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CPCS3 PestSmart case study: Using a wetland carp separation cage at Lake Bonney

Lake Bonney is a freshwater lake adjacent to the township of Barmera in South Australia. Fed from the Murray River through the Chambers Creek wetlands, the lake is 7 km long and 3.5 km wide and covers about 1600 ha, with an  average depth of 1—2 m. In 2007, the lake was disconnected from the […]

Reference Type
Fact Sheet
Year
2014
Author
Invasive Animals CRC

PestSmart Case Study: Feral deer eradication on Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island (4350 km2) lies 15 km off the South Australian coastline and is Australia’s third-largest offshore island after Tasmania and Melville Island. With nearly half of its native vegetation still remaining, Kangaroo Island is nationally  important for biodiversity conservation, primary production and tourism. The Island is free of foxes and rabbits but has other […]

Reference Type
Fact Sheet
Year
2013
Author
Invasive Animals CRC

PestSmart Factsheet: Judas technique for feral goat control

Feral goats (Capra hircus) are an ecological problem worldwide, particularly in closed systems, such as islands, where native plants, animals and insects have evolved in the absence of large mammalian herbivores. Due to their grazing habits, goats alter plant species composition and hinder regeneration of vegetation. Goats can also cause soil erosion and reduce the […]

Reference Type
Fact Sheet
Year
2013
Author
Invasive Animals CRC

PestSmart Case Study: Feral goat eradication on Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island (4350 km2) lies 15km off the South Australian coast and is the third-largest offshore island in Australia (after Tasmania and Melville Island). With nearly half of its native vegetation still remaining, Kangaroo Island is nationally important for biodiversity conservation, primary production and tourism. The island is free of foxes and rabbits but has  […]

Reference Type
Fact Sheet
Year
2013
Author
Invasive Animals CRC

Fox density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of the European red fox (Vulpes vulpes) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Feral goat density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of the feral goat (Capra hircus) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Rabbit density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of the European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Starling density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of the starling (Sturnus vulgaris) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Cane toad density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of the cane toad (Bufo marinus) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Carp density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of European carp (Cyprinus carpio) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Feral cat density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of the feral cat (Felis catus) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Wild deer density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of wild deer (Cervus spp.) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Wild dog density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of wild dogs (Canis lupus) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Guidelines to inform the selection and implementation of carp management options at wetland inlets: a test case for South Australia

The aim of these guidelines is not to assist in forming decisions about management strategies or prioritising wetland management objectives for incorporation into a wetland management plan, but to ensure successful outcomes in relation to managing carp at wetland inlets through careful planning and detailed knowledge of the site in question (eg baseline fauna and […]

Reference Type
Report
Year
2009
Author
Ben Smith, Leigh Thwaites and Anthony Conallin

Feral pig density 2007 – South Australia

Map shows the density of the feral pig (Sus scrofa) in South Australia, 2007. Compiled by the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, in collaboration with the Australian, State and Territory governments. Click on the thumbnail image below to open the full map file.

Reference Type
Image
Year
2007
Author
IA CRC & NLWRA

Feral goat trapping

Images show: 1. Feral goats entering a jump-down trap built around Muckety Dam in Danggali Conservation Park, South Australia. The dam, in near-level terrain, was made by excavating a large hole in the soil forming the bed of a shallow watercourse. 2. Feral goats caught in a jump-down trap at Gleeson Well, Vulkathunha-Gammon Ranges National […]

Reference Type
Image
Year
Author
Dr. Robert Henzell

Feral goats herding

Image shows mustering 1600 feral goats in the North Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Photo taken 1979 by R. Henzell. The goats were forced out of rugged, inaccessible terrain with a light aircraft, and then transferred to a ground crew in more open terrain. The photo was taken after the transfer. The ground crew, on motorbikes […]

Reference Type
Image
Year
1979
Author
Dr Robert Henzell

Validation of the ageing of 0+ carp (Cyprinus carpio L.)

Forty carp larvae were reared from eggs spawned in the Torrens River, Adelaide, South Australia, and their otoliths were examined at the time of hatching or at 6, 10, 15 or 20 days after hatching (post-hatch). Using light- and scanning electron microscopy (SEM), otolith increments were counted and compared with known post-hatch ages. Typically, the […]

Reference Type
Journal Article
Year
2003
Author
Smith, B. B. and Walker, K. F.

Natural Resources Management Act 2004

An Act to promote sustainable and integrated management of the State’s natural resources; to make provision for the protection of the State’s natural resources; to repeal the Animal and Plant Control (Agricultural Protection and Other Purposes) Act 1986, the Soil Conservation and Land Care Act 1989 and the Water Resources Act 1997; and for other […]

Reference Type
Legislation
Year
2004
Author
Government of South Australia

Biological Control Act

Provides for the biological control and eradication of pests.

Reference Type
Legislation
Year
1986
Author
Government of South Australia