Meat or carbon offset: A precarious future for northern feral buffalo

For many years, the feral buffalo supported several industries in the Top End , meat for human consumption (local and international), pet meat, hides, horns, animals for live export and game for hunters. Today many Buffalo are farmed.

Cows are not the only animals which produce methane. In central Arnhem Land, water buffalo are causing their share of environmental headaches.

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