TITLE

THE GREAT KOALA DIVIDE

AUTHOR(S)
JOHNSON, CHRIS
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Australian Geographic;Jul/Aug2012, Issue 109, p120
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that koala is now listed as vulnerable under the Commonwealth Endangered Species and Biodiversity Conservation Act. Koalas in Queensland, New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory are officially Vulnerable, while koalas in Victoria and South Australia aren't considered threatened.
ACCESSION #
77713163

 

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