1080 drops in valleys starting today

The Dart Valley track will be closed. Photo: ODT files
The Dart Valley track will be closed. Photo: ODT files

Aerial drops of 1080 poison cereal bait begin today in the Dart, Routeburn and Caples Valleys.

All tracks in the area will be closed for at least 24 hours, as will the Fraser Creek and Kay Creek Tracks, the Rock and Beans Burn and the Routeburn North Branch.

Work may continue into Saturday, tracks and roads remaining closed.

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