The Aborigines have nothing to do with the drought in Australia. It is more likely to be the effects of white man and his earlier tendency to clear land for tha sake of greed, rather than considering the long-term effects of his actions. Before European settlers arrived and started their campaign of massive land-clearing, the Australian continent had its regular seasons of wet and dry, but most likely not the debilitating long periods of drought that many regions endure these days. The effects of drought are exacerbated by overgrazing livestock, which leave the earth bare. The introduced rabbit has had a similar effect.
Some may believe the Aborigines placed a curse on Australia when their land was invaded and they were forcibly removed. For those who believe in the power of curses, they may also believe the Aborigines have something to do with the drought. Science would say otherwise ... but then ... science cannot always explain everything. Many Aboriginal methods of traditional hunting and gathering was done so as not to impact negatively on their surroundings. Traditional Aborigines used fire responsibly to help the regeneration purpose, and they moved on to new food sources with the seasons, always ensuring there was enough left to replenish and regenerate the supply for the following year. It should be noted that the Aborigines themselves have suffered greatly in past droughts. In 1902, a severe drought affected central Australia, where European settlement and influence was still minimal, yet the Aborigines were dying from starvation. Whilst European settlement can certainly be blamed for the exacerbation of drought conditions, this event alone indicates that drought is often a natural situation which occurs regardless of man's activities.
The aboriginals are indigenous people of Australia What did they do ? lived in Australia and then the British people came and colonized Australia.
Because the Aboriginals were in Australia before the Europeans came.
The convicts were sent to australia but the aboriginals lived in australia.
Aboriginals are the indigenous, original inhabitants of Australia,
There are many aboriginals in Australia
Australia does have drought. Much of Australia is desert and very hot, and does not get much rain. So there is drought in those parts of Australia.
There are 540000 aboriginals in Australia today
aboriginals are from Australia immigrants are not
Constantly. There is always part of Australia in drought.
No, Australia is not having a drought.
Aboriginals are natives that came from eastern Asia and migrated to Australia.
They lived all around Australia
Not in Australia. There are no native bears in Australia.
Victoria state in Australia
what are the similarities and differences between canada and australia aboriginals first nation.
The most drought-prone areas are the areas inland from the coast. Drought hits all areas of Australia (including the coast) but drought is more prevalent in inland Queensland, NSW, Victoria, Northern Territory and throughout South Australia and Western Australia. Even Tasmania can be subject to drought.
the aboriginals setted all over Australia it is believed that the aboriginal people migrated from India nearing the ice age
It is not known how aboriginals ended up in Australia, as it is an island. It is assumed that they have been there for many thousands of years, migrating from Asia.
The people who helped Australia were the Aboriginals who were first living in Australia.
Aboriginals in Australia did not use pans to cook their food.
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