Wombat Watch: Week 2
We checked in with Wombalano, orphaned by the bushfires, and found she has established a new home and discovered her favourite food!
Wombats are rarely found after fires. This is because they can safely hide in their burrows out of harm’s way as the fires pass overhead. In the 2009 Black Saturday fires the intense heat caused by the flames is thought to have removed the air from the burrows...