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Save Me - Save My Trees - I'M An Ormiston Koala
Animals  (tags: Koala, Australian government, gum trees, eucalyptus leaves, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 746 days ago - change.org
Twenty mature koala gums will be bulldozed on Wellington Street, Ormiston to make way for a housing development. Koalas need these precious trees for shelter, breeding, and food.
Petition | Protect the Leard Forest Koala Population By Rejecting the Mining Application
Animals  (tags: koala, koalas, forest, forest, coal, mining, climate change, wildlife, society, wildanimals, protection, extinction, environment, endangered, habitat, slaughter, conservation )

Annelisa
- 1403 days ago - change.org
The Maules Creek open-cut coal mine in NSW and the Boggabri expansion will destroy up to 5,000 hectares of the Leard State Forest. This is crucial habitat to koalas and other vulnerable species. Mining approval means a death sentence for this wildlife.
Secret of Koala Bellow Revealed
Animals  (tags: koala, bellow, revealed, grumbling )

Suzane
- 1897 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The loud, grumbling bellow that emerges from a male koala sounds very unlike that of a cute, laid-back creature.
Baby Koala Amazes Vets After Shooting
Animals  (tags: frodo, gunned down, amazing recovery, koala, courageous, widlife, widlife )

Simone
- 2186 days ago - brisbanetimes.com.au
Frodo, the baby koala found with up to 15 shotgun pellets in her tiny body, continues to amaze vets with her recovery. The joey has overcome a fractured skull and internal injuries after being shot with lead pellets at Kenilworth in the Sunshine Coast
ACTION ALERT: It's Still Murder to Kill a Koala !!! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: koala, gunned down, horrific cruelty, punishment for shooter, crime )

Simone
- 2222 days ago - gopetition.com.au
The penalty for deliberately shooting a koala is a $225,000 fine or two years imprisonment. Are yo Kidding me? It's murder! STAFF at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital are working around-the-clock to save the life of a baby koala seriously injured
Rescued Koala Sam Dies in Surgery
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, death, koala, fires, surgery, sadness )

Dee
- 2680 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A koala named Sam which became a celebrity in Australia after being rescued from bush fires earlier this year has died during surgery.
Island Koalas Too Close for Comfort - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, koala, koalas, kangaroo island, french island, extinction, endangered )

Chrissy
- 2743 days ago - abc.net.au
Despite being plentiful in number, Australia's two largest populations of koalas are so heavily inbred, they risk instant extinction, say researchers. A recent study of koala populations on Kangaroo Island, off the coast of South Australia, and French Is
Wildlife Centre Heals Survivors of Australia Fires
Animals  (tags: animals, australia, kangaroo, koala, wombats, lyre bird, echidna, healesville, sanctuary, wildlife, brushfires, burn, death, habitat, destruction, suffering, rescue, humans, firefighters )

Tom
- 2821 days ago - reuters.com
The rescue of Sam the koala gave Australians hope during the devastating bushfires, and one of the nation's most well-known wildlife sanctuaries is working hard to ensure she's not the only survival story.
Sam the Koala Given Drink By Firefighter Gets An Agent
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, wildfires, koala, sam, agent, endangered, extinction, protection, humans )

Jacquelin
- 2832 days ago - news.com.au
MOVE over, Skippy. Australia has a new international marsupial superstar: Sam the koala. The heartwarming symbol of the Victorian bushfires is so in demand she now has an agent to field media requests. But the hiring has created tension between Sam
Koala Sam Finds Love on Valentine's Day After Bushfires |
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, koala, Australia, bushfires, conservation, endangered, environment, protection, rescued, suffering, wildlife )

Cheryl
- 2854 days ago - news.com.au
KOALA Sam - a global face of the Victorian bushfires has fallen in love - with a koala called Bob who is another refugee of this week's bushfires.
Koala Rescued in Wildfire-Scarred Australia Firefighter: 'He Kept Reaching for the Bottle, Almost Like a Baby'
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, rescued, koala )

Cat
- 2857 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
It was a heart-tugging scene borne by a chance encounter in the charred landscape of Australia's deadly wildfires: a koala sipping water from a bottle offered by a firefighter.
YouTube - Koala Drinking Water From the Bush Fire Tragedy Crisis, Victoria - 10/02/2009   video
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, Australia, bushfires, koala, conservation, environment, protection, rescued, wildlife )

Cheryl
- 2857 days ago - youtube.com
Sam the koala survives the bushfire and drinks three bottles of water courtesy of CFA volunteer David Tree.
Koala 'Clicks' as Thousands Join Web Push.
Animals  (tags: animals, Koala, Australia, conservation, endangered, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cheryl
- 2867 days ago - brisbanetimes.com.au
THE public response to an orphaned koala with a page on social networking website Facebook has amazed conservationists.
$1.2m Koala Recovery Program Launched.
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, conservation, Koala, Australia, endangered, environment, GoodNews, habitat, extinction, investigation, protection, wildlife )

Cheryl
- 2929 days ago - au.news.yahoo.com
AUSTRALIA. The New South Wales Government will study successful koala colonies in an attempt to increase the state's overall population of the animals.
Koalas May Be Extinct in 7 Years.
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, environment, koala, Australia, extinction, habitat, killed, protection, wildlife )

Cheryl
- 3025 days ago - brisbanetimes.com.au
AUSTRALIA. Extreme drought, ferocious bushfires and urban development could make koalas extinct within seven years, environmentalists are warning.
 

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