A lack of food resources in south-east Queensland is resulting in mass deaths of flying-foxes.
The fireworks have been a long-term concern for animal carers, veterinarians and wildlife experts.
A wildlife rescuer has retrieved four kangaroos stuck in a disused Victorian mine shaft.
A virus that may weaken the immune system of koalas, similar to HIV in humans, is a new “wild card” among threats facing the species and nearly all koalas in Queensland could already be infected.
Green is the new black for holidays, with ever more people seeking an experience that’s good for the mind and soul – and good for the planet, too.