This project was supported by the Control tools and technologies for established pest animals and weeds competitive grants program established by the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources.

Project conducted in collaboration with Assistant Professor Carey Minteer from the Centre for Aquatic and Invasive Plants at the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.

Dr Michelle Rafter (CSIRO) is leading the research with the assistance of Raghu Sathyamurthy, Tracey Steinrucken and Kerri Moore.