4. Operational Planning

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Type Name Description Size
Biosecurity prevention trip checklist TEMPLATE Template Biosecurity Checklist. To be used when visiting the island 39Kb
Monitoring and Evaluation Plan TEMPLATE Template Monitoring and Evaluation Plan. To be used in the operational Planning Stage 123Kb
Operational Plan TEMPLATE Template Operational Plan. To be used in the operational Planning Stage 255Kb
Biosecurity Plan TEMPLATE Template Biosecurity Plan. To be used in the operational Planning Stage 266Kb


Worked Example

Type Name Description Size
Operational Plan WORKED EXAMPLE Completed example of the Operational Plan. 905Kb
Biosecurity Plan WORKED EXAMPLE Completed example of the Biosecurity Plan. 962 Kb

Monitoring and Evaluation Plan WORKED EXAMPLE Completed example of the Monitoring and Evaluation Plan. 543 Kb




Type Name Description Size

Guidelines on Stakeholder Engagement Advice on how to involve stakeholders in the project. 540Kb
Guidelines on Monitoring and Evaluation Advice on how to monitor the outcomes of the project 599Kb
Guidelines on Biosecurity Advice on how to prevent invasive species invading an island. 624Kb
Guidelines on Planning and Managing the Eradication Operation Advice on project managing the eradication operation. 521Kb
Guidelines on Cat Eradication and Monitoring Techniques Advice specific to eradicating cats and monitoring the project 909Kb
Guidelines on Rodent bait and baiting Advice on the different rodent baits available and how they should be handled 617Kb
Guidelines on using Brodifacoum Background information and how to use Brodifacoum. 570Kb
Guidelines on non-Target Species Advice on what you need to do if there are non-target species present on the island. 598Kb
Guidelines on Managing the Environmental Effects Advice on what you need to do to manage the impact of the project on the island. 460Kb
Guidelines on Consents and Permits Advice on what consents and permits you will need to secure permission to undertake the eradication operation. 274Kb
Guidelines on Rodent Surveillance Techniques Advice on how to detect the prescence of rodents. 1.4Mb
Guidelines on Rodent Identification Advice on how to identify the species of rodent. 417Kb



Further Information

Type Name Description Size
An Example Biosecurity Prevention Sign An example warning sign produced for the Bay of Islands, NZ 629Kb

An Example Biosecurity Prevention information sheet An example factsheet used in public awareness of biosecurity. Produced by DOC, NZ. 39Kb
An Example Biosecurity Prevention Plan from Galapagos Islands An example biosecurity protocol. Produced by Charles Darwin Foundation 110Kb

A case study of the use of DNA sampling in Biosecurity Incursion Response Academic paper by Russell et al (2010) using DNA sampling to identify the orgin of invading rats. 345Kb

Catalogue of suppliers of eradication equipment On the PII website a list of companies supplying equipment, including bait, traps and tunnels.  
Expedition Field Techniques - Bird Surveys Bibby C., Jones M., Marsden S., 1998. A pdf document from the Royal Geographic Society on techniques for bird surveys.  
Bird census and survey techniques Gregory R.D., Gibbons D.W. et Donald P.F., 2004. A pdf version of a Chapter from Sutherland W.J., Newton I. et Green R. E. [eds.]: Bird Ecology and Conservation; a Handbook of Techniques. - Oxford University Press, Oxford: 17-56  
International Standard Specification for Rat Guards on ship mooring lines Published by ASTM International (American Society for Testing and Materials).