MAKARORA 1080 operation 2015

Ray Thompson made this Official Information request to Department of Conservation

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From: Ray Thompson

Dear Department of Conservation,
These questions that I'm forwarding to you are as follows.
#1 What was the financial cost of the 1080 baits that were dumped from this abandoned operation?

#2. How much bait in weight was dumped from the abandoned 2015 Makarora poison operation?

#3. What was the total cost of transportation of poisoned baits to the Makarora site, and to the dump site after this operation was abandoned?

#4. What was the total cost of wages for all employees, including any private contractors for the abandoned 2015 Makarora 1080 operation?

#5. Where was the unused 1080 poisoned baits dumped?

Yours Sincerely
Ray Thompson

Yours faithfully,

Ray Thompson

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Department of Conservation

Dear Ray
On behalf of the Director-General of the Department of Conservation, I confirm receipt of your request for official information. Your request has been forwarded to the relevant business group for processing. You will receive a reply in accordance with the requirements of the Official Information Act 1982.
Yours sincerely
Alan Moran
for Director-General

Alan Moran 
Ministerial Support Advisor (GSU)
Strategy and Innovation Te Punaha Rautaki/Auaha
Department of Conservation–Te Papa Atawhai
Phone:  04 4713286 – VPN 8286
Nokia House | Level 6 | 15 Manners Street | PO Box 10420 | Wellington 6143
Conservation for prosperity Tiakina te taiao, kia puawai

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From: Joanne McClelland
Department of Conservation

Attachment OIA Request 17 E 20 Makarora 1080 Jan 2017 DOC 2960779.pdf
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Dear Mr Thompson


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Joanne McClelland

PA / Kaiawhina-Manahautu to Allan Munn, Director Operations, Southern
South Island Region

Department of Conservation - Te Papa Atawhai

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