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Goal 7: Integrated rabbit control

TARGET: Improved integration of existing biological, conventional and newly-developed control options for rabbits.


  • Biodiversity impacts of rabbits determined
  • The mechanisms behind the lack of effectiveness of RHD in higher rainfall areas understood
  • RHDV disease suspension product made available to end-users
  • Knowledge on the potential of new RHDV strains to boost biocontrol of wild rabbits in Australia
  • Freeze-dried RHD bait-delivered product (Take AimĀ®) made available to end users
  • Rabbit warren pressure carbon monoxide fumigator
  • Optimal strategy for bait-delivered RHDV
  • Optimal strategies for conventional rabbit control
  • Strategies for optimal use of RHDV and conventional controls


    Relevant projects included under other goals

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