The National Feral Pig Action Plan
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Feral Pigs FAQ
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about feral pigs and the Feral Pig Action Plan.
Feral Pigs Fact Sheet
Infographic on feral pig activities, including research & development.
Feral Pigs in Australia
Report produced for the National Feral Pig Management Plan.
Feral Pigs Social Tile
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Information on how to plan, manage and improve pest animal control.
AHC ASF Feral Pig Task Group
Report produced by the AHC African swine fever Feral Pig Task Group.
National Stakeholder Survey
Download the survey outcomes below
List of Survey Questions
Full list of survey questions
Survey Results Fact Sheet
Summary of key findings of the survey
Complete set of survey outcomes
Watch the recorded webinars below for more information.
Collared – Glen Innes Natural Resources Advisory CommitteeWebinar on strategies to improve feral pig management. Recorded Tuesday 8 September 2020.
Webinar recorded Tuesday 1 December 2020. Featuring presentations from well-known experts Darren Marshall (Southern Queensland Landscapes) and Barry Kelly (Gotabug). The presentations cover: how to know if you have feral pigs on your property, how to monitor feral pig population levels for successful control, and cost effective feral pig control.
Webinar recorded Tuesday 9 February 2021. Charles Benson from Western Local Land Services presented on the White Spaces project — a project that outlines the responsibilities of landholders in managing pest animals and what is being done to address landholders that are not participating in pest animal management. Following Charles' presentation, Emma Sawyers from NSW Department of Primary Industries talked about how to use FeralScan and the benefits it provides for landholders and their stakeholders in the fight against pest animals.
Are you aware of pig damage in your crops or to livestock enterprises, but find it difficult to quantify the extent of the damage, and what that equates to in dollar terms? To answer this question North West Local Land Services have worked with AgEcon to undertake a study that puts figures on the real cost of feral pigs on several different enterprises and to compare control options. Catch up on the webinar held 11 February 2021.
Thursday 25 March 2021 at 2 pm AEDT, the National Feral Pig Action Plan featured on a Landcare Australia as a live webinar hosted by Mick Taylor. A presentation was given by Heather Channon, followed by a discussion accompanied by Troy Crittle of NSW Department of Primary Industries.
New South Wales Local Land Services have several upcoming events in Pest Animal Management including 1080/Pindone Accreditation. Please refer the Local Land Services Events page to follow up what events are occurring for your region.
The 2021 AWMS Annual Conference is being held on 7 - 9 December 2021 and will have a face-to-face format. It will be hosted by the University of Canberra. The call for abstracts and registration will be available soon on the AWMS website. Planning for this conference is underway and will be themed around managing biodiversity and climate change. Calls for additional symposia are being invited by the organisers. Contact Jim Hone (Jim.Hone@canberra.edu.au or phone: 02 6201 2979) with suggestions of specific topics and speakers by Friday 30 April 2021.