Regional Pest Management Strategy 2012-2017: Far West Region
This document is the pest management strategy for the Far West Region which covers parks and reserves spread over more than one-third of NSW. It borders Queensland, South Australia and Victoria and includes the towns of Walgett in the north, Bourke and Broken Hill in the west and Balranald in the south.
- 1 August 2013
- Office of Environment and Heritage
Publication, Pest management strategy
This strategy describes the key assets and threats from pest animals and weeds and encourages community involvement in the Supplementary Pest Management program.
The strategy lists target pests and control methods priotised in the region. Pests include feral goats, pigs, foxes, bitou bush and prickly pear.
Pest management achievements include the reduction in numbers of pigs, goats, wild dogs and foxes across reserves and recovery programs for native plant species, including the Curly bark wattle.