Marsupial

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Name: Marsupial
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Unearthing mega-creatures at Cobb and Co

THE stories behind some of the biggest creatures to roam the earth is set to be revealed as part of a new display by Toowoomba's Cobb and Co Museum.Darling Downs farmer and palaeontologist Ian Sobbe will provide plenty of insight during a presentation ... [Published Warwick Daily News - 5 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Gallery - Imperilled possums of Australia's Wet Tropics - Image 1

Possums – like other inhabitants of the Wet Tropics rainforest in Queensland, Australia – have evolved to live in relatively cool conditions, so they are in a dangerous predicament as global warming sets in. These nocturnal marsupials have long, prehensile ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 7 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Dealing with the devil

The Devil Ark is a crucial part of global efforts to save the Tasmanian devil but it is running out of funding. Source: SuppliedIT would be tragic if a fading sense of urgency undermined the Tasmanian devil breeding program.The future of this unique ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - 11 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Koala bear survives 80km ride by clinging to car that hit him

A koala bear survived speeds of over to 120km per hour for about 80 kilometres after being hit by an Australian motorist.Brave koala bear hangs on for dear lifeTimber Wolf, as he has been named by the veterinarian who has helped him recover, was out exploring ... [Published All4Women - 16 hours ago]
Entities: Marsupial, Australia
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Baby opossums rescued from dead mother's pouch thrive at San Rafael's WildCare

Two baby opossums whose mother was found dead on the side of a Marin road have defeated the odds and are growing up strong thanks to caregivers at a San Rafael wildlife rehabilitation center.The brother and sister opossums were discovered by WildCare ... [Published Marin Independent Journal - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

The koala that's lucky to be alive

Meet Timberwolf, the little koala who survived a dangerous journey clinging to the underneath of a car.The four-year-old marsupial hung on for 55 miles of motorway after being hit by the vehicle in Queensland, Australia.But miraculously, after being discovered ... [Published CBBC - Jul 29 2014]
Entities: Marsupial, Australia
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Furry pest invades woman's lounge

A wild animal invaded a Hamilton woman's lounge in the early hours of this morning and sent her scampering to the phone, panicked.While New Zealand is not renowned for its fearsome suburban fauna, the Fairview Down's resident was shocked enough to dial ... [Published Dominion Post - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Koala survives after being knocked down by a car and clinging to its grill for 50 MILES

The koala, who has now been named Timberwolf, was knocked over in Maryborough, Australia.But the unlucky creature was only discovered at a service station in Gympie - 50 miles from where the collision took place.He was spotted there by a taxi driver and ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Prince George is Single-Handedly Reviving Endangered Species

Josh DuboffThe Royal FamilyWe know George can sell out clothes; babies have devoted their entire, nascent lives to imitating him; Justin Timberlake has shouted him out (George was no doubt too busy to return Justin's texts). So it shouldn't come as too ... [Published Yahoo! Celebrity - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 7 reports

Koala clinging to front of car survives 50-mile trip at speeds up to 80mph

The tough marsupial had a lucky escape after suffering minor injuries during the harrowing ordealIt was a lucky escape for this young koala bear who was hit by a car and carried 50 miles across Australia as it clung on for dear life.The fearless four-year-old ... [Published Irish Mirror - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Achenbach: Where have all the animals gone?

Here’s a phrase to remember: the Anthropocene defaunation. That’s a fancy way of saying that the animals are disappearing. Humans already did their worst in the Pleistocene , wiping out many of the largest terrestrial animals on Earth (mammoths, ... [Published The Checkup - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

“The city is challenging ourselves to have more fun:” Swings are back under the Marsupial Bridge

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Swings are now back at a small green space on Milwaukee’s lower east side.The city took down the swings last fall at a park just under the Marsupial Bridge.The swings were removed because they fell into disrepair, and were dangerou ... [Published FOX6Now.com - Jul 24 2014]

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"Dinosaurs died out 65 million years ago, whereas megafauna are extinct marsupials, reptiles and birds that lived two million years ago and died out around 30 to 40 thousand years ago" Mr Sobbe said
"We offer a WildCare Solutions Service — professional assistance for nuisance wildlife" she said
"If, as planned, the corridor is planted with suitable trees such that koalas need only run a few metres to safety, then I consider that the renewal project will have little effect on the koalas of Smiths Creek Reserve" he said
Claude Lacasse, a vet at Australia Zoo said: "It is a truly remarkable story, he is a very lucky koala."

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Unearthing mega-creatures at Cobb and Co [Published Warwick Daily News - 5 hours ago]
Gallery - Imperilled possums of Australia's Wet... [Published DailyMe.Com - 7 hours ago]
Wandering wallaby Wanda sighted in Aldbourne [Published This Is Wiltshire - 8 hours ago]
Wildlife outreach program expands with new animals [Published Warren Record - 9 hours ago]
Dealing with the devil [Published Tasmania Mercury - 11 hours ago]
Penguins — the island drawcard [Published Weekly Times Now - 12 hours ago]
Koala bear survives 80km ride by clinging to ca... [Published All4Women - 16 hours ago]
Baby opossums rescued from dead mother's pouch ... [Published Marin Independent Journal - Jul 30 2014]
Airds-Bradbury renewal project 'no danger to ko... [Published Macarthur Advertiser - Jul 29 2014]
The koala that's lucky to be alive [Published CBBC - Jul 29 2014]
Koala clings to car for 50-mile journey after b... [Published Metro.co.uk - Jul 29 2014]
Chasing the sheer cliffs of Australia’s Tasman ... [Published GMA News Online - Jul 29 2014]
Authority on Oz birds [Published Star Community - Jul 29 2014]
Furry pest invades woman's lounge [Published Dominion Post - Jul 29 2014]
Brave koala clings onto car for 88km after bein... [Published MSN New Zealand - Jul 28 2014]
Koala survives after being knocked down by a ca... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 28 2014]
World News Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 28 2014]
Prince George is Single-Handedly Reviving Endan... [Published Yahoo! Celebrity - Jul 28 2014]
Koala that clung to car grille is recovering [Published NewsMail - Jul 28 2014]
Koala clinging to front of car survives 50-mile... [Published Irish Mirror - Jul 28 2014]
Rescued timber to aid rare parrots [Published McPherson Media Group - Jul 28 2014]
Now Prince George is Single-Handedly Reviving E... [Published Vanity Fair - Jul 28 2014]
Koala Clings To Car For 50-Mile Road Trip [Published Sky News - Jul 28 2014]
Koala found clinging to car’s grille after 88km... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 28 2014]
Koala clings to car grille for 88km [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 28 2014]
Koala survives 80km car ride clinging to front ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 28 2014]
Koala survives 88-km ride clinging to car’s bottom [Published Interaksyon - Jul 28 2014]
Brave koala survives 88km ride to Gympie [Published ABC Online - Jul 28 2014]
Koala survives rough ride on car grille [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 28 2014]
Koala clings to car for 88km after hit near Mar... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 27 2014]
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Achenbach: Where have all the animals gone? [Published The Checkup - Jul 24 2014]
Here’s a phrase to remember: the Anthropocene defaunation. That’s a fancy way of saying that the animals are disappearing. Humans already did their worst in the Pleistocene , wiping out many of the largest terrestrial animals on Earth (mammoths, ...
Of forests, fences and foxes: A South Australia... [Published Decarbonise SA - Jul 22 2014]
Your regular nuclear advocacy programming will resume shortly. As a ( disputed! ) environmentalist I like to keep thinking and learning outside my direct area, and in other spaces that engage my passion. Hence I have been sitting on a copy of Feral since ...
2 Minutes of Overwhelming Cuteness: A Look at P... [Published TIME.com - Jul 21 2014]
Though Prince George is only celebrating the very first anniversary of his birth, let’s face it — he’s done a lot more than the average one-year-old. Not only did George get an Australian marsupial named after him, the youngest royal also racked up ...
Mourning Mammoth Losses [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 05 2014]
Satao, a fifty-year-old elephant among the largest in Africa, recently died at the hands of poachers. Elizabeth Kolbert considers the grim picture for the creatures: Satao was an exceptional elephant; his story is not. Africa, after years of progress ...
Another Week of Anthropocene Antics, June 29, 2... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Jun 30 2014]
This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor . Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Sipping from the Internet Firehose…June 29, 2014 Chuckles , Snark, UNEA , Risky Business ...
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