Inquiry signifies Koalas might be extinct by 2050


Inquiry indicates Koalas could be extinct by 2050

The koala, one in all Australia’s most iconic animals, might be extinct inside 30 years with out authorities intervention.

A NSW state parliamentary inquiry discovered habitat loss to be the most important difficulty, compounded by final summer season’s bushfire disaster and the drought.

It has been estimated round 5000 koalas had been killed throughout the unprecedented fireplace season.

The committee made 42 suggestions, together with prioritising koala habitat corridors, elevated funding and banning logging.

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