Thursday 25 April 2013

Tasmanian devils. An endangered species.

Aussie natives #1:
The tassie devils is one of the most known aussie natives.
Supercute small carnivorous marsupials, that are facing extinction due to devil facial tumour disease.
This has drastically reduced the devil population and now threatens the survival of the species, which in 2008 was declared to be endangered.

There is action being taken to both learn about their tumors and to save the species.

You can read more here Devil Island Project

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