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Wild Dog Coordination

Wild dog predation is a huge social, economic and environmental cost to Australia’s economy. This project supports Wild Dog Coordinators in New South Wales, Western Australia, Victoria and Queensland. The Wild Dog Coordinators help livestock producers and other key stakeholders collaborate and coordinate activities to reduce the devastating impact of livestock predation by wild dogs, thereby improving on-farm productivity, rural community wellbeing and rural biodiversity. The positions also aim to help coordinate on-ground wild dog control activities.

Project date

22 Aug 2016-30 Jun 2021

Principal investigator

Michael Allpass, Dave Worsley, Brian Dowley, Mick Freeman, Lucy-Anne Cobby, Heather Miller, WA DPIRD

Research organisations

AgForce
Department of Environment Land Water and Planning (DELWP) [Vic]
New South Wales Farmers' Association (NSW Farmers)

Project led by

Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

Australian Wool Innovation is a not-for-profit enterprise that conducts research, development and marketing along the worldwide supply chain for Australian …

  • Location

    Australia

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Collaborators

Focus areas

Industries

Sustainabilities

Technology areas

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