How would a biologist handle the great emu war?

The Great Emu War, was a nuisance wildlife management military operation undertaken in Australia over the latter part of 1932. Wikipedia states the outcome was a failure because the emu population persisted.

Australia had WW1 era weapons which were not effective. How would a biologist tackle this 'war'? Would it be practical to increase to the number of a predator of emus?

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    $\begingroup$ These sort of speculative questions are not on-topic for Biology.SE. $\endgroup$ – Bryan Krause Nov 27 '18 at 18:30
  • $\begingroup$ which part of SE would be more fitting? $\endgroup$ – Ali Pardhan Nov 27 '18 at 20:50
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    $\begingroup$ IMO, the issue with this question is that it is not only about biology but also about policy. An answer must therefore necessarily be drawn from an opinion and not only from evidence. Also, there are a large number of concepts related to this great emu war (public communication, damages to crops, ecological consequences on other species, hunting methods, etc...), which make your question very broad. $\endgroup$ – Remi.b Nov 27 '18 at 20:55

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