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Goats originally came to Australia with the First Fleet in 1788
Sometimes used for to control the spread of undesirable scrub or weeds in open natural habitats such as Cause agricultural and enviromental damage
Scientific name: Capra hircus
Reduce the profitability of pastrol and agricultural industries
Introduced in attempts to establish a food source, set up a fibre industry and to control weeds













Australian Government site - http://www.daff.gov.au/brs/land/feral-animals/species/goats
http://www.feral.org.au/content/species/goat.cfm