Agriculture Victoria is seeking help from public land managers and feral pig controllers for a research project. The project will focus on determining the population structure and disease status of […]
Article submitted by Tiffany Inglis, Project Officer – Biodiversity Response Planning, Parks Victoria On Lindsay Island, formed by anabranches in the Murray River, a new approach to feral pig control […]
This series of handbooks helps you choose suitable methods for the control of feral pigs and the monitoring of their impacts on biodiversity in your region. The techniques they describe […]
Feral pigs in Australia descend from domestic swine, but look more similar to Eurasia’s wild boar than their domestic counterparts. They tend to have sparse, coarse hair on lean and […]
The natural systems of the unique Lake Eyre Basin are under threat. How should we best choose which invasive animals or plants to manage? And how should we change our approach as the climate changes?
Practical resource designed to assist Australian land managers in feral pig control
Project investigating the use of aerially deployed infrared sensors to accurately detect feral pigs in the southwest of Western Australia.
Field guide booklet focusing on poison baiting for feral pig control
Video on things to consider and what to look for when choosing a site to set up a bait station for feral pigs
A selection of winners and entries from the 2014 Feral Photos photography competition.
Report on development of the FeralScan community web-based reporting tool
Lead researcher: Peter West, NSW Department of Primary Industries, firstname.lastname@example.org Baseline information on the distribution and damage caused by pest animals is required to allocate resources to where they are […]
Pest management for conservation of endangered Malleefowl (Leipoa ocellata) populations near Mt Hope New South Wales
The USA and Australia are among the worst feral pig affected countries in the world. Australia leads the way in R&D in this field and the Invasive Animals CRC (IA […]
Project involving the development, field testing and production of the HOG-HOPPER™ feral pig bait delivery device
This project aims to assess the use of satellite imagery and GIS to measure feral pig damage.
Given our current commitments to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, controlling these invasive pests could become ‘Santa’s little helper’ in reducing emissions
A case study to evaluate the impacts and management of feral pigs in the Daintree, Wet Tropics World Heritage Area
Invasive animal pests have a wide variety of impacts on the economy, the environment and society. There is considerable information on these impacts for individual cases and regions, and McLeod […]
Aerial shooting Aerial shooting from helicopters is useful for rapid population reduction in large, inaccessible areas. Where pig densities are high, aerial shooting can kill many pigs at a time, […]