ITraditional Aboriginal owners are located in the remote district of Jabiru, the largest national park in Australia, in the heart of Kakadu. They want to attract more tourists to save the area, but they are struggling with a growing problem: crocodiles.
The town, which is about 150 miles from the city of northern Darwin, was built in 1982 to serve a nearby uranium mine and will be demolished in 2021 when the mining is over.
In order to try to save the town, the people of Mirarr, whose ancestors lived on their land for 65,000 years, wanted to become a tourist center and proposed an international airport, eco-lodge and a plan of $ 250 million. – A aktan croc-free ç lake that allows visitors to search safely to get rid of the tropical heat.
However, this plan has hit an obstacle, as experts have argued that it would be too expensive to protect swimmers from the growing crocodile population in the region.
In the last three years, at least ten deadly saline crocodiles have been removed, including a twelve foot tall man.