Articles Tagged with “koala”

5 Articles found tagged with “koala”.

  • Innovation in Koala-Spotting

    An innovative technology has been developed to aid koala conservation. Drones and infrared imaging are being utilised to improve spotting them through the eucalyptus trees from the air, a more reliable and less invasive technique.

    By Alex Taylor on 8th March 2019
  • Koala Genome Sequenced

    The full koala genome has been successfully sequenced. The highly accurate genomic data will provide information to inform habitat conservation, tackle diseases and help ensure this iconic animal’s long-term survival.

    By Alex Taylor on 22nd August 2018
  • Climate Change Turns Up the Heat on Koalas

    Climate change is causing temperatures to rise and, in places where they are already high, may cause these areas to become inhospitable to wildlife.

    By Alex Taylor on 20th June 2016
  • Koala Vaccine

    Climate change, habitat loss, collisions with cars and domestic dog attacks have all resulted in koalas being pushed into smaller and smaller regions of the country.

    By Alex Taylor on 14th March 2012