Fox Profile

Foxes are efficient and extremely adaptable predators. The following resources will assist you in identifying foxes and outline the threats foxes pose to Tasmania.

In this Topic

  • Fox Behaviour and Ecology
    Foxes are members of the Canidae family and are related to dogs, jackals, coyotes and wolves.
  • Fox Impact on Wildlife
    Foxes have the potential to devastate Tasmania's unique wildlife.
  • Identification of Foxes
    Images and information to help in the correct identification of foxes and signs of their activity.
  • Threats Posed by Foxes
    If foxes become established in Tasmania, the impact on wildlife, agriculture, tourism and the Tasmanian economy would be devastating.