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The Truth About 1080

The Truth About 1080: Five Excuses Exposed 1080 poison is an extremely potent chemical used to kill unwanted or unwelcome wildlife. It has been used in Australia since the 1950s, six years after it was first isolated from a South African plant¬†known as ‘Gifblaar’ (Dichapetalum cymosum).¬† It is in the Read more…

Stop the Drop Letter

Plans recently released by the NSW Government to launch the State’s biggest wildlife cull are set to include peppering over 60,000km of bushfire-impacted areas with a staggering one million 1080-laced baits. While using public money to airdrop feed to some starving animals, the NSW Government is simultaneously signing off on deliberate and ongoing Read more…

1080 Alternatives

Contraceptives

Why We Need Humane Alternatives to 1080 (And What They Are) Contraceptives A report by the Coalition of Australians Against 1080 Poison This report is part of a series covering a range of alternatives to 1080 But first, the urgent need for proactive policies The management of unwanted or unwelcome Read more…