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Blow the Lid Off Deforestion: 1 Animal Is Klilled Each Second - The Wilderness Society
Animals  (tags: australia, koalas, wombats, deforestation, corruption, politics, wildlife, slaughter, society, suffering, investigation, protection, environment, endangered, extinction, ethics, law, habitat, conservation, crime, animalcruelty, animalrights )

- 567 days ago -
the majority of koalas never receive treatment, their bodies broken churned up w/chopped vegetation, piled into big rows then burnt & chipped. Deforestation in Queensland alone, 1 animal killed every second, that's 68 million in the last 2 years.
Animals  (tags: wombats, native animals, australia, endangered, protection )

- 601 days ago -
During such a perilous time for the future of the species, the culling of healthy wombats causes far more problems than it solves. As you are already aware, hundreds of wombats are dying an excruciating death from sarcoptic mange.
ACTION ALERT: Help Save Wombats From Extinction! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: australia, native wildlife, extinction, endangered, wombats, protection )

- 1389 days ago -
There are about 200 Northern Hairy Nosed Wombats left in existence. That makes them one of the most endangered mammal species in the world.
Wombats Buried Alive in Culling Program
Animals  (tags: wombats, australian native animals, cruelty, buried alive, culling program, outrage, bob irwin, protests )

- 3376 days ago -
A "CRUEL" culling attempt on southern hairy-nosed wombats in the Murraylands highlights the need for better programs and more funding to protect the animals, conservationists say. Bob Irwin, the father of late wildlife crusader Steve Irwin, has joined
ACTION ALERT: Protect Our Wombats - Online Petition- Stop The Killings!!
Animals  (tags: wombats, farmers, conflicts, culled, buried alive, killed, conservation protecton )

- 3376 days ago -
Wombats are wonderful animals living only in some areas of Australia. Sadly, in these areas they often come into conflict with farmers who complain about their burrows and their delight in digging under fences.
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 )

- 3742 days ago -
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.
PLZ SIGN; Stop Australian Government From Issuing Permits to Kill Native Wombats and Koalas!!!
Animals  (tags: wombats, koalas, wildlife, native australian animals, australian goverment, farmers, killed, kiling, issue shooting permits, destruction, humans, laws, cruelty )

- 3806 days ago -
Most of the world and certainly most Australians think wombats are "protected", but this isn't true. In N.S.W. the Department of Climate Change gives out licenses to farmers and other property owners to shoot wombats. In Victoria 193 parishes (or areas)
PLZ HELP/SIGN; Start Protecting Our Wombats
Animals  (tags: wombats, native ausralian animals, farmers, shot, killed, destroyed, protection, suffering, environment, conservation, animal welfare, australian goverment )

- 3813 days ago -
Wombats are wonderful animals living only in some areas of Australia. Sadly, in these areas they often come into conflict with farmers who complain about their burrows and their delight in digging under fences. However, some people just don't like
Wombats Caught in Firing Line
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, wombats, culling, killing, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3850 days ago -
HUNDREDS of wild wombats are being shot across NSW in a cull sanctioned by the State Government. The NSW Greens have condemned the granting of 200 licences to shoot the marsupials this year. Common wombats, which can grow to a metre in length, are c
Wombats Now 'More Rare Than Giant Panda'
Animals  (tags: wombats, rare, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 4056 days ago -
The northern hairy-nosed wombat is more rare than China's giant panda, Indonesia's Sumatran tiger and Central Africa's mountain gorilla. At last count, in 2005, there were just 115 alive in the wild and they all lived in an area the size of the Brisbane
Accord to Save Cuddly Wombats
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wombats )

- 4306 days ago -
It presents more danger to a carrot than it could ever to a human, which is why it's hard to believe that a cute and cuddly wombat could be fourth on the world's most endangered species list. But Australia Zoo and the Queensland government are determin
Wombats 'Have 10 Years to Live'
Animals  (tags: Wombats, endangered, extinction )

- 4407 days ago -
AUSTRALIA'S largest species of wombat has been included in a scientific magazine's list of 10 animals facing extinction in the next decade. The northern hairy-nosed wombat was one of the rarest species included in the list published in Scientific

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