Adaptation Actions

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58 - Plant less susceptible grasses like Glycine, Signal, Guinea and Koronea grasses which may be affected by salt for 2-3 weeks after the storm, but then will recover.
59 - Plant wind breaks near pastures that are coastal, already salt tolerant species
163 - Utilize appropriate building materials for livestock enclosres that can withstand climtic extremes
219 - Create firebreaks between bush and garden areas
220 - Remove unnecessary weeds, dead trees, dry branches and dry organic litter from gardens
221 - Relocate gardens away from fire prone areas
222 - Burn flammable grasses around gardens in the wet season to prevent excessive fuel buildup
332 - To combat foot rot on the hooves of bullock, place stones within the paddock to trim the hooves
333 - To combat foot rot on the hooves of bullock, wash the animals in the sea
334 - To treat intestinal complications when Bullock drink standing contaminated flood waters, utilize antibiotics and vaccinations
335 - To treat intestinal complications when Bullock drink standing contaminated flood waters, move bullock out of flooded pastures to other more suitable areas
336 - To treat water-related scratches on bullock skin, wash with sea water
337 - Vaccinate pigs to prevent worm buildup/burden
338 - Prevent spread of horseflies by ensuring new animals are fly free when brought in
339 - Prevent spread of horseflies by not mixing bullock and horses
340 - Prevent animal pests using store bought chemicals
341 - To prevent worm infection don’t over graze grasses or overstock pastures
342 - To prevent worm infection, utilize improved pastures with higher growth rates
343 - To prevent horse rust put blanket or mat or other cover over horses (or put the animal under a shelter)
344 - To treat bottle jaw on bullock (lump), undertake an Operation to remove puss