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Problem crocodiles removed

Last updated 19 July 2019

A problem crocodile removed will usually mean that the crocodile has been removed from the wild and placed in a zoo or crocodile farm, or humanely euthanased if it could not be removed.

This table contains all reports of estuarine crocodiles removed by the department in this calendar month.

Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental response Zone Local government area
2019-454 10/07/2019 Crocodile removed from Yorkey's Golf Club. 1.921m male crocodile removed by private contractors on 18/06/2019. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-432 8/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Lily Creek, Cairns. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and place recent crocodile warning signs. Report forwarded to contractors for removal. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council

Archived problem crocodiles removed

Last updated
19 July 2019