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Postponement of operation shows ongoing commitment to working with communities to ensure views are addressed.

Shellfish unaffected by 1080 possum control operation

A Central Otago possum control operation has been delayed for further consultation

Deer sampled to research TB in wildlife

Dedicated muti-year project tackles TB on high country station.

OSPRI is now consulting on its proposed 2018 TBfree programme aerial pest control operations. 

An agreement that will see bovine TB eradicated from a large forested area on the Mohaka River in northern Hawke’s Bay was signed between Ngāti Pāhauwera and primary industries services organisation OSPRI. The MOU opens the way for work to begin on dramatically reducing possum numbers in the Mohaka Forest.

OSPRI has created a framework of TB Management Areas (TMAs) that set out activity plans at a local level for the purpose of eradicating bovine tuberculosis in New Zealand

A large-scale possum control operation in the Silver Peaks area near Dunedin is an important part of the programme that will eradicate bovine tuberculosis from New Zealand.


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