News tagged with foxes

Time for a bold dingo experiment in NSW national park

Allowing dingoes to return to Sturt National Park in NSW, Australia and researching the results may be the key to managing the future of dingoes and many threatened native mammals, University of Sydney researchers ...

Feb 17, 2015
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Native species may be hindering fox control efforts

Native species interfering with ground distributed baits used to control red foxes in south west Western Australia may mean the baits are not available to the target species, a Murdoch University study has ...

Jul 28, 2014
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Putting a number on opinion dynamics in a population

Opinion formation in a large population is influenced by both endogenous factors, such as interaction with one's peers—in-person and via social media—as well as exogenous factors, such as the media, of which mainstream ...

May 22, 2014
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Fox baiting regime may miss the mark

(Phys.org) —A Murdoch University ecologist says it is not clear how effective traditional fox (Vulpes vulpes) poisoning is, as many baits may be taken by foxes but not eaten; or consumed by other animals.

May 12, 2014
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