Aim: To reduce predator numbers in several areas in and around Barrytown to form a landscape scale protected area.
Three areas have traplines:
- Backyard trap line around Fagan creek.
- Beginnings of trapline on lower part of Croesus Track.
- Barrytown School Bush block (a Barrytown School project).
Traps: Single DOC150s, D2K with mink police technology, sentinel possum traps.
Project started 2017.
Volunteers needed for Croesus Track expansion.
Trialling mink police technology
2017/18: 39 rats, 1 stoat, 1 hedgehog, 12 possums