National Carp Control Plan

National Carp Control PlanRestoring Native Biodiversity

Carp need to be controlled in Australia – we're working on how.

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May 2017

FAQ

Frequently asked questions in relation to carp control.

May 2018

Research

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May 2018

Consultation

Leading a national conversation on carp and our waterways.

August 2018

About us

A National Carp Control Plan (NCCP) is being prepared to explore possible release of the carp virus.

July 2018

NCCP research projects

Research Projects

July 2018

Riverside stories

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News

The latest news on carp control. View all news.

JULY 2018

Human health and the carp virus

Final report published | Click to read

JUNE 2018

June 2018 Progress Report published

NCCP progress continues with catchment case studies

Screenshot of Ducks Unlimited Canada article showing carp infestation.
MAY 2018

Using fish screens to keep carp out of wetlands

'The reduction in carp has improved the water clarity... and that’s enticed other species to return.'

berri wetland trial
MAY 2018

NCCP Program Update released | May 2018

Includes invitation to webinar on water quality | Tuesday 22 May 2018

Screenshot from Murray Valley Standard newspaper showing carp processing trials
MAY 2018

What to do with dead carp?

Variety of options being developed, including 10t fertiliser trial.

Landline episode May 2018 video screenshot
MAY 2018

ABC Landline reports on the NCCP

The end of carp? Kerry Straight covers some of the progress to date. Watch online.

Events

Carp events in Australia.

30
MAY
2018
NCCP Forum | Forbes, NSW.
6 pm – 8 pm
Forbes Inn Hotel, 43 Rankin St, Forbes
22
MAY
2018
NCCP Webinar | Dead carp and water quality with Joe Pera
6 PM AEST
Online
14
APR
2018
Ozfish Sunraysia Catcha Carp Day
9 am
Butlers Creek, Victoria
25
MAR
2018
9 am – 12 pm
Putta Bucca wetlands, near Mudgee, NSW
25
MAR
2018
Wangaratta Carp Muster
7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Mullinmur Billabong
23
MAR
2018
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Cowra saleyards
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We're embarking on a large program of public consultation.

If you're having an event, like a carp muster, we'd love to hear about it.

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