All posts tagged australia

February 5, 2020, No comments

Dozens of koalas have been found dead or injured at a timber plantation in the Australian state of Victoria, sparking an investigation by officials after activists raised concerns about the […]

Australian Army cuddles with rescued koalas during downtime

February 3, 2020, No comments

Call it Operation Koala Cuddle. Members of the Australian Army are spending their time off-shift tending to koalas recovering from the country’s ...

Platypus faces extinction amid habitat loss and climate change, study warns

January 28, 2020, No comments

While little is known about the secretive and nocturnal species, the platypus was once considered prolific across eastern Australia and Tasmania. But ...

“Operation Rock Wallaby” has carrots and sweet potatoes air-dropped into fire-ravaged Australia

January 12, 2020, No comments

It must seem like a gift from the heavens for hungry and parched wallaby colonies. The government of New South Wales, Australia is air-dropping carrot ...