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Pest animal fact sheets  

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Fact sheet description No. Size Type
Argentine Ants PA19 96KB pdf
Bird control (Alphachloralose) PA15 426KB pdf
Birds (Magpies) PA14 451KB pdf 
Birds (Rooks) PA17 333KB pdf
Cats (feral) PA18 381KB pdf
Goats (feral) PA13 439KB pdf 
Hares PA07 406KB pdf 
Mustelids (Stoats, ferrets, weasels) PA11 564KB pdf
Pest Fish - Catfish                                         link to Aquatic Pests on this website PA23 319KB pdf 
Pest Fish - Gambusia PA24 330KB pdf 
Pest Fish - Koi Carp PA25 350KB pdf 
Pest Fish - Perch PA22 358KB pdf
Pest Fish - Tench PA21 336KB pdf
Pest Fish (Overview)                                               Check-Clean-Dry (MPI video) PA08 61KB pdf
Possums - Cyanide poison use for licensed operators PA09 139KB pdf
Possums - Use of traps for possum control PA10 151KB pdf
Rabbit control options   987KB pdf 
Rats PA12 400KB pdf
Wallaby - Dama (fact sheet)                            Video clip of wallabies in Rotorua PA16 232KB pdf
Wasps PA03 432KB pdf

Pest plant fact sheets 

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Fact sheet description No. Size Type 
African feather grass PP07 446KB pdf
Alligator weed PP32 755KB pdf
Apple of Sodom PP23 367KB pdf
Aquatic pest plants (fact sheet)                                        Check-Clean-Dry (MPI video) PP13 556KB  pdf 
Aquatic - Pests in ornamental ponds                           link to Aquatic Pests on this website LM37  1.22MB  pdf 
Aquatic - Wetland pests LM39  689KB  pdf 
Aquatic and farm - Clean your machine (hitchhiking plants)       LM38  1.29MB pdf 
Asiatic knotweed  PP22  429KB  pdf
Blackberry PP04 375KB pdf
Boneseed PP08  372KB  pdf 
Chilean rhubarb PP24 429KB pdf
Climbing plants (various) PP17 197KB pdf
Climbing spindleberry  PP25  430KB  pdf 
Coast tea tree PP26 413KB pdf
Darwins barberry  PP27 418KB pdf
Ginger (Kahili and yellow)  PP02 486KB  pdf
Gorse  PP05 388KB pdf 
Green goddess lily  PP28 413KB  pdf 
Ground cover (Houttuynia, Wandering Jew / Tradescantia, Periwinkle, Plectranthus)  PP15 178KB pdf 
Horsenettle PP31 635KB pdf
Italian buckthorn PP29 406KB pdf
Kiwifruit - wild (fact sheet)                                      Link to Kiwifruit Vine Health (KVH) PP18 386KB pdf
Lantana  PP16  455KB  pdf 
Mistflower  PP14  258KB  pdf 
Noogoora bur PP33 646KB pdf
Old man's beard  PP03 426KB  pdf 
Pampas  PP20 1.57MB pdf
Pine - Lodgepole PP21(a) 437KB pdf
Pines (wilding)  PP21 1.54MB pdf
Poisonous plants                                                     Link to National Poisons Centre PP19 244KB pdf 
Privet (fact sheet)                                                     Control privet (quick tip video) PP10 1.21MB  pdf 
Ragwort  PP06 419KB pdf
Royal fern
PP30 418KB pdf 
Thistle - Nodding PP11 1.46MB pdf
Thistle - Variegated  PP09 417KB  pdf 
Woolly nightshade (fact sheet)                      Woolly nightshade control (YouTube video) PP01 732KB  pdf 
Yellow flag iris   PP12 446KB  pdf 

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