The Australian KHV-release date is set.

Looks like that release date had been set a long time ago, and the public consultation process is just a formality.

In an article dated 27 March 2012, it states, "Currently, KHV is scheduled for release into Australian waterways in 2017, subject to the approval of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA)."

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This will be followed by release in South Australia, even closer to home, in 2018.

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We really need to ask this question, "Are carp in waterways, a symptom, or the cause?"

Yours sincerely,

Dr Richmond Loh

DipProjMgt, BSc, BVMS, MPhil (Pathology), MANZCVS (Aquatics& Pathobiology), CertAqV, NATA Signatory.


Aquatic Veterinary Medical & Diagnostic Services.
Ph: +61 (0)421 822 383


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