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Problem crocodiles otherwise resolved responses

Last updated 19 July 2019

The department’s response to a report will be in accordance with the Queensland Crocodile Management Plan. The outcome of the department’s response will be stated in the table. A problem crocodile may also be assessed as no longer a problem crocodile if it has moved to a low-risk situation or has stopped showing the behaviours that made it a problem crocodile.

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

Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental response Zone Local government area
2019-424 28/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Delaney's Creek, Clifton Beach. Report forwarded to contractors for removal from the wild. Recent crocodile warning signs to be placed. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-414 19/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Yorkeys Knob. Sighting report sent to contractors for removal. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-406 13/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Yorkeys Knob, Cairns. Recent crocodile warning signs are in place. Report has been sent to contractors to remove this crocodile from the wild. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
2019-399 10/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Smiths Creek, Parramatta, Cairns. Departmental Wildlife Officers to deploy recent crocodile warning signs. Due to the animal's proximity to the local school, report has been forwarded to contractors for removal. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council

Archived problem crocodiles otherwise resolved

Last updated
19 July 2019