Australia’s island destinations attract millions of visitors a year. We need a better approach to ecotourism to protect their natural assets.
The main food for the mountain pygmy-possum’s spring/summer breeding season is the migratory bogong moth, but in 2017 and 2018 billions of bogong moths failed to arrive. Then the bushfires did.
Billions of bogong moths are setting out from Queensland, but not reaching Victoria. We need citizen scientists to help figure out where they’re ending up.
Giving female marsupials a sniff of prospective partners increases the chance of a successful love connection.