2.7.1 Intensive Animal Production Example 2

Location of Example: 146o46'15" East, 34o46'01" South
Distinctive Characteristics:
  • The regularity of the piggery buildings that appear as rectangular elevated features evident by shadow signature. The buildings are normally tightly bunched.
  • The effluent settling ponds are generally in close proximity to the buildings.
Regional Considerations:
  • This form of Intensive Animal Production is generally found within agricultural and pastoral farming lands.
Figure: Representation of a Piggery in association with surrounding features.

Figure: SPOT Pseudo-natural 2.5m

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