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Australia's iconic koala is in serious trouble...

But communities are taking action to safeguard Victorian koala populations through research, surveys and mapping.

Victoria's only endemic species of koala, the Strzelecki Koala, may hold the key to the whole species survival.

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New Strzelecki Koala Survey Report Released

September 23, 2021

Latest survey results suggest that koala numbers could be up to ten times less in surveyed forests, than the best remaining koala habitat in the Strzelecki Ranges. To recap, Friends of the Earth Melbourne recently completed its latest Strzelecki koala survey report for the...

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Covid 19 pauses FoE koala surveys

August 11, 2021

Friends of the Earth’s 2020/21 Strzelecki koala surveys have again stalled due to Covid 19. We had aimed at getting 200 surveys completed by the end of July. We’re 86% of the way there with just another 28 to complete. Mullungdung (on the right)...

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Our Strzelecki Koala map consists of koala scat surveys and local community sightings

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