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Rural Solutions South Australia
This book is an illustrated guide to controlling feral camels in rural and remote Australia.
The principles and practices in this book are based on the following:
The book uses over 150 cartoons, drawings, diagrams, and photographs to illustrate the text and make the content more accessible. It includes an introduction which describes camel handling hazards, camel body condition scoring, and ways to identify both camel bulls in rut and camel cows in late pregnancy. Indigenous Australian workers and community members are featured extensively in the illustrations.
Abstract adapted from Rural Solutions South Australia (SA)
The Australian feral camel management project is dealing with the need to reduce feral camel numbers and the impact this has on the environment, infrastructure (housing, fencing and vehicles), cultural sites and the personal safety of communities in remote Australia.