Taunui Hut

For Tauanui Hut
Alert Predator control for Aorangi Forest Park

An aerial predator control operation using 1080 bait was completed on 3 July 2022. There may be toxic carcasses in the area. Toxic carcasses can take months to break down.

The hunting area is open but do not take and eat animals in this area until the area is safe. This will be shown by the removal of the warning signs and this alert. The area in the pesticide summary map will also show as safe. Pesticide summary map.

1080 is deadly to dogs. How to keep dogs safe around 1080.

The operation was being carried out by OSPRI on behalf of TBfree to enhance biodiversity and eradicate bovine tuberculosis (TB) from farmed cattle and deer and wild animal populations.

First published on 22 June 2022. Last reviewed on 25 January 2023.
Date 25 Jan 2023 12:24
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.