This is one unique lizard.
It’s estimated that one fifth of the whale shark population in Ningaloo have some form of serious injury.
Scientists predict that several species of birds have been pushed further to the brink of extinction by the bushfires, after they were already doing it tough due to habitat loss.
Koalas are cute and cuddly, but life on Earth depends on insects.
Feral cats will travel many kilometres outside their home ranges to burnt areas to prey on vulnerable native animals exposed by bushfires.
The catastrophic bushfires raging across much of Australia have not only taken a huge human and economic toll, but also delivered heavy blows to biodiversity and ecosystem function.
A pair of endangered owls breeding in a suburban backyard shows why we need to protect remnant bushland in our cities.