Public notice

Poison warning - Mt Creighton Station

Friday 10 July 2015

Regional Services will be carrying out a poison operation on land at Mt Creighton Station. Carrot bait containing Sodium Fluoroacetate (1080) will be applied by helicopter.

There will be a toxic application between 15th of July and the 24th of July 2015 (dependent on weather conditions).

Warning signs will be erected at all public access points to the treated area.

The public should note the following points:

DO NOT enter this area without permission.
DO NOT handle or remove carcasses, or baits.
DO NOT allow children to wander unsupervised in this area.
DO NOT allow dogs or pets to roam into the operational area as poisoned carcasses can be deadly to dogs.
Treat all carcasses as toxic.

Signs will remain in place until the area is safe. Please treat the area with caution until then.

All enquiries to Scott Liddell, phone 03 445 0122 Approved Operator, Otago Regional Council