Journal article

Environmental and economic factors determine the number of feral goats commercially harvested in Western Australia

David M Forsyth, John P Parkes, Andrew P Woolnough, Greg Pickles, Marnie Collins, Ian Gordon

Journal of Applied Ecology | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2009

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Australian Government Department of the Environment and Heritage


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was conducted for the Australian Government Department of the Environment and Heritage (Project ID no. 40499). We are grateful to A. Dowden ('Challa') and D. Clements (Geraldton Meat Exporters) for sharing their knowledge of the state of the feral goat commercial harvesting industry in Western Australia. Comments by A. Punt, G. Norbury, K. Rose, R. Pech, P. Thomson, H. Zimmer, C. Bezar, D. Choquenot, and one anonymous reviewer greatly improved the manuscript.