We’re pulling together a number of resources to help your predator free work. There’s also a heap of information on these websites:
Greater Wellington Regional Council can offer free information and advice on how to control pest animals on your property.
Predator Free NZ has a wealth of info on their site about establishing a group, best practice trapping, recording and monitoring and good tools for schools.
Zealandia has lots of info about backyard trapping, and you can also purchase traps from them.
Department of Conservation has useful tips for trapping as well as some great educational resources for kids.
Pest Detective is a use online tool to help people identify the presence of pest animals.
Wellington City Council have produced this useful guide to learn more about encouraging Biodiversity on your property, which includes information on how to control pests.
Landcare Research has developed a decision support system for larger landowners and care groups wanting to undertake pest animal control. This framework may help with the planning of control operations for some of the common vertebrate pest species.