Black Rat eradication, Bowen Island, Jervis Bay, NSW

Images taken during black rat eradication project on Bowen Island in Jervis Bay, NSW.
Images show:

  • Field officers checking cage traps on Bowen Island.
  • The main bait station used on Bowen Island: standard agricultural pipe with two stabilising brackets.
  • Rock platform bait station placed on the shoreline of Bowen Island: the gutter brackets were used to fix the device to the rock.

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Author Paul Meek
Secondary Author Wendy Henderson
Secondary title BowenIsland1.jpg; BowenIsland2.jpg; BowenIsland3.jpg
Edition jpg
Place published Bowen Island, NSW
Institution Dept. of Environment & Climate Change
Department Pest Management Unit
Pages 220 dpi
Control method Baiting
Region NSW