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Fruit fly has reached Flinders Island

Following the recent detection of Queensland fruit fly larvae on Flinders Island, the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water, and Environment is formally declaring Control Areas and Infected Areas for the restriction of movement, transport, and supply of host fruit. To eradicate fruit fly, Biosecurity Tasmania is setting out insect traps and collecting fruit in areas near the […]

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