Communities living near flying-fox camps often struggle with impacts from noise, odour and flying-fox droppings. A range of products and services are available that may help reduce these impacts. Land managers have implemented subsidy programs for affected communities to access these products and services. This report documents the types and most commonly offered subsidies, what communities most wanted and their concerns.
Subsidies for products and services to assist communities living with flying-foxes
Insights from flying-fox subsidy programs in New South Wales
This report summarises 6 subsidy programs implemented by local councils in New South Wales to help communities living with flying-foxes. The uptake of subsidies and their effectiveness for reducing flying-fox impacts on communities is described.
- 15 November 2019
- Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
- Publication, Report
- ISBN 978-1-922317-75-9
- ID EES20190663
- File PDF 847KB
- Pages 24
- Name subsidies-to-assist-communities-living-with-flying-foxes-190663.pdf