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Phase 2 Cape York Turtle Nest Monitoring Project

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On-ground work, Monitoring

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Natural Heritage Trust (NHT) 2

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Summary

This project focused on turtle nest monitoring at Injinoo. It is a continuation of the pilot project aimed at protecting turtle nests on the West Coast of Cape York from predation by feral animals, primarily pigs. Monitoring was undertaken at the following locations: Kowanyama, Pormpuraaw, Napranum and Injinoo. Aerial shoots were undertaken from Arukun to Injinoo with 2000 pigs culled.

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Last updated: 26 November 2014

This page should be cited as:

Phase 2 Cape York Turtle Nest Monitoring Project, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 12 September 2017, <https://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/phase-2-cape-york-turtle-nest-monitoring-project-7a20/>.

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