Traps halt Otway feral pig problems

Andrew Miller
By Andrew Miller
Updated February 9 2022 - 12:02am, first published February 8 2022 - 7:30pm
FERAL PIGS: Margie Drake and Geoff Lavender have a 161-hectare property near Forrest, which has borders to the Great Otway national park on three sides.

Trapping feral pigs is proving highly successful at eradicating the animals in certain parts of the Otways, according to a regional conservation group.

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Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Journalist

I'm a general reporter with Stock & Land, with a special interest in irrigation issues. I completed my cadetship, with the Age, in 1980. Over my career, I've worked for ABC radio news (Mt Isa, Qld) and at provincial and suburban newspapers.

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