[last update: 2010/01/15]
Eradicating Feral Camels in Australia
From the article:
"If you were to replace or get rid of all those camels it would be the equivalent of taking off around about 3 per cent of Australia's cars off the road." Mr Cobb says one camel emits about a tonne of carbon every year.
Australia’s Temperature is Like a Fever – Driving People Mad
The following graph shows the average annual temperature anomalies for Australia averaging all 586 stations in the NOAA GHCN database (plotted at http://www.appinsys.com/GlobalWarming/climate.aspx using a Safari browser).
Given that Australia’s average temperatures peaked in the late 1980s / early 1990s, what effect would slaughtering camels have? Fire up the Bar-B!
AbilMeat also says:
The National Heart Foundation of Australia recognizes camel meat as a health food.